Three student volunteers from Westside Academy helping out at Cameron Street Ministries
Student and staff member from Westview Exceptional Children volunteering at Cameron Street Ministries
Westside Academy volunteers "doing the most good."
Student volunteer organizing shelves at a food pantry
Student reading to preschoolers
Student in a pumpkin field
Westside Academy staff & students elebrating kindness and wearing orange on Unity Day
Medically fragile student with aide visiting a pumpkin farm
CTE student welding
Therapist with a happy friend
Visiting army major speaks with a student
Three prekindergartners with blue mortarboards preparing to graduate and move up to kindergarten
Alt High students learning how to work with drywall in their STEM class
High school students working with aide.
CTE students working on a zombie house
Students catering an event at the PD Center.
Student and teacher sitting together at a desk and talking
Santa, Mrs. Santa and an elf with student at SEPTO Lunch with Santa

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Cosmetology students win annual competition

This year’s annual cosmetology competition was held January 9. Congrats to winners, senior Kaitlynne Robbins and junior Nia Greer!  More +
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BOCES 2 is at upcoming Job Fairs!

Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES will be at the Mini Job Fair for Educators on Jan. 24 at RochesterWorks! on Waring Road & the Extended School Year / Paraprofessional & Substitute Job Fair on Feb.5 at ESC. More +
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Holley students meet football player Will Shields via distance learning

Holley students go the distance

BOCES 2 distance learning can connect sixth-graders like these with sports stars, archaeologists or many other experts around the nation to exchange exciting ideas and information.   More +
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Food wars and s'mores at CTE

CTE students had fun for a good cause by gathering ingredients for S’mores for the Troops and by donating food for the Spencerport Ecumenical Food Shelf. More +
Santa, Mrs. Santa and a smiling child

An annual tradition continues - Santa and SEPTO

If you'd like to get involved with the great work SEPTO does all year long, come to our next meeting on Jan. 22, 2020. More +



BOCES 2 at Mini Job Fair for Educators

Targeted to educators and hosted by RochesterWorks! at RochesterWorks! Career Center, 276 Waring Road, Rochester 14609 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Jan. 24, 2020.

Businesses attending, in addition to Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Department for Exceptional Children, include Buffalo and Syracuse Public Schools, and many local school districts and organizations. See flyer below for all details.

Extended School Year / Paraprofessional & Substitute Job Fair

We will be holding open interviews for the Extended School Year (ESY) AND for Paraprofessionals & Substitutes. Positions include:
- Paraprofessionals (Teacher Aides and Student, Behavioral Assistants)
- Substitutes for all positions (Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Support Services, etc.)
- All ESY positions

Please create an application and/or apply to the posting of your interest before coming to the job fair to interview.

Click here to see Job Opportunities, create an application and/or apply to a posting.

Questions? Please call or email Shannon Alvarado:
(585) 617-2664 or (585) 694-5178

CTE What’s Next Event

CTE students and parents meet with representatives from technical colleges and apprenticeship programs about opportunities and pathways after high school.

SkillsUSA Craft & Vendor Show

Our biggest SkillsUSA fundraising event featuring student-made crafts, student-provided services, children’s activities, food, and professional crafters and vendors. $2 admission, 12 and under free.

Mission & Vision

We provide quality, cost-effective educational services in partnership with school districts and the community in a manner that supports excellence and equity for all learners. We are committed to customer satisfaction, continuous improvement and personal and professional growth.

Monroe 2–Orleans BOCES is the educational partner of choice. We strive for continuous improvement in serving the diverse needs of our community, helping all students achieve their full potential.
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