Westside Academy Spanish class raises funds for a great cause while expanding their vocabularies
Comprar, cerrar, construir, aprender, preguntar. These are just a few of the previously-unknown Spanish verbs Westside Academy students were challenged to learn in just four days. It was part of teacher Mark Donnelly’s annual fundraising effort for class-sponsored children Cesia and Dani from Nicaragua, and Noé from Guatemala. The “Action Words” initiative is designed to give students the...
Students distracted behind the wheel of driving simulator
Alternative High School, Department for Exceptional Children
During the first week of November, BOCES 2 Coordinator of Safety and Security Christopher Barrows made rounds to the Alternative High School, Westside Academy and Career and Technical Education programs with a driving simulator. Barrows put students behind the wheel and set the simulator for a distracted driving course. BOCES 2 student Brittany Bolton is seen here navigating the virtual streets as...