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BOCES 2 secures Advanced Placement grant money for Churchville-Chili, Brockport
Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES is please to announce that it has secured a grant under the Virtual Advanced Placement (VAP) Program Round II, New York State's virtual learning initiative. Two BOCES 2 districts (Churchville-Chili and Brockport) will receive funds meant to enable students and teachers to participate in Advanced Placement (AP) and pre-AP classes and exams.The BOCES 2 grant is one of three... more info

Board officers elected
The Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Board elected new officers at its reorganizational meeting on July 9. Dennis Laba was elected President and R. Charles Phillips was elected Vice President. Laba represent Gates Chili and Phillips represents Greece.The nine members of the board for 2014-15 remain the same as 2013-14. In addition to Laba and Phillips, John Abbott represents Hilton, Linda Burlingame... more info

Project SEARCH Celebration – “Don’t try to tell me I can’t”
Department for Exceptional Children
2014 Project SEARCH interns
Their dreams are those of any young person – to be independent, to have an apartment, to own a car, to work at a job, to make a mark on the world. This year’s Project SEARCH interns are determined to succeed and excel. They’ve worked hard to develop the skills and get the experience they need to get jobs and make their dreams reality. The 10 interns received their Project SEARCH certifications at... more info

Alternative High School graduates step forward to a bright future
Alternative High School, Department for Exceptional Children
AHS grads (l-r) Ryan Black, Anthony Mykins, Courtney Berbert, Nassir Addison.
Commencement ceremonies for four exceptional young people from AHS were held on June 16. The new graduates – Nassir Addison from Gates Chili CSD, Courtney Berbert from Spencerport CSD, Ryan Black from Brockport CSD and Anthony Mykins of Spencerport CSD – were joined by family and friends who shared their joy and accomplishment. The event was hosted by Supervisor for Exceptional Children Mary... more info

Westside Academy Class of 2014 graduates celebrate success
The Westside Academy graduation ceremony on June 16 was a triumphant, sometimes emotional evening for its 17 new graduates and their friends, family, teachers and support staff.  The close-knit senior class, some of whom have been attending the Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Westside Academy since eighth grade, come from the Brockport, Churchville-Chili, Gates Chili and Hilton school districts.... more info