Student and staff member working on crafts at the ADL House
Student working in the laundry lab
Staff member with preschooler
Group of students and staff members preparing for the Halloween BOO Run at Westview
Three students and two staff members discussing best practices for employment in a Transition class
Student working on a device in a Transition class
Student in red shirt in the hallway at Westview
Student cleaning windows as job training
Student using a printer
Student with cards
Student with artwork in the hall at Westview
Student reading with aide
Three students with teacher sitting at table
Staff member and student learning how to iron a shirt
Student working in the HaAS lab

Department for Exceptional Children


Participant meeting Peak the dog

Another Cool Learning Unlimited Opportunity

Officer Ottley from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office visited Learning Unlimited with his K-9 tracking dog, Peak. Participants were able to meet Peak, learn about the work she does with the sheriffs, and even got a demonstration of her tracking abilities.
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Five BELL program graduates

BELL Graduation at Roberts Wesleyan College

Congratulations to the newest graduates of the Bridge to Earning, Learning and Living (BELL) program at Roberts Wesleyan College who took part in the 2022 Spring Commencement on May 14.
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People dancing at the SEPTO party

2022 SEPTO Dinner Dance

Always the Event of the Season! Click through to see a slideshow of photos from the Dinner Dance.
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BOCES 2 Job Fair May 23

BOCES 2 Job Fair on May 23

If you are looking for job opportunities, BOCES 2 is hiring in multiple departments! Please join us at the BOCES 2 Job Fair on May 23 from 3-7 p.m. at the PD Center at ESC. 
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Four students in front of the Community Center

Getting Out Into the Community

Opportunities to get out and about have been limited for everyone these past two years, thanks to COVID. It’s been rough for BOCES 2 students at the Paul Road Transition Program who enjoy socializing and participating in all kinds of community activities. Enter the Chili Community Center...
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ESYP Poster

ESY Incentive Program: Up to $1500 Bonus Available

Looking for a great summer job with extra perks? Consider our Extended School Year Program in July-August. Work the 6-week ESYP and you'll be eligible for up to a $1500 Cash Bonus.
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Students cleaning

Spring Cleaning at Westview

BOCES 2 students and staff at Westview in the Department for Exceptional Children got outside for some Earth Day good deeds.
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The Right Job and a Bright Future: Find Them Both at BOCES 2

Competitive pay! Exceptional benefits! Plus, paid training, tuition reimbursement and more. Positions available for paraprofessionals, mental health workers, substitute teachers, security officers, clerical pros and cleaners.
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Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Job Fair

Interviews will be conducted on site. Please create an application and/or apply to the posting of your interest before coming to the interview at 
Types of positions that are available include:
  • Special Education Teachers
  • Related Service Providers
  • Student Behavioral Assistants
  • Variety of Substitute Positions
  • Clerical Positions
  • Evening Cleaners
Questions? Please call or email Shannon Alvarado: (585) 617-2664
or (585) 694-5178 [email protected] 

SEPTO Scholastic Book Fair

Great selection of preschool-adult books for summer reading! Support our SEPTO and READ. Enter our raffle for $100 in middle school books just for visiting. Needed: volunteers to set-up early, work at the fair and break down after the fair! For more information, please call Colleen at 585-455-3217 or email [email protected] 
More Info: BOCES 2 SEPTO Scholastic Book Fair 2022.pdf

Hours of book fair operation:
Monday, May 23 9AM-7PM
Tuesday, May 24 8AM-3PM
Wednesday, May 25 12PM-7PM
Thursday, May 26 8AM-3PM
Friday, May 27 8AM-5PM

Where: Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES
3599 Big Ridge Road, PDC Door 3, Room 3
Spencerport, NY 14559

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The Department for Exceptional Children at Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES provides programs to meet the needs to students with a variety of abilities, which cannot be completely addressed by their local school districts. A wide range of educational opportunities is offered to expand and enrich learning for students with limited English proficiency, and those with students with varying disabilities who require special instructional and support services.  Follow us on Facebook.