Board Meeting Notice – February 2021

The next Regular Meeting of the Western Suffolk BOCES Board of Education will be held Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at the Western Suffolk BOCES Administration Building, 507 Deer Park Road, Dix Hills, NY.  The Regular Meeting convenes at 6:00 p.m.  There is a proposed Executive Session, subject to Board approval.  The public portion will resume, […]

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Special Meeting of the Board of Education December 1

There will be a Special Meeting of the Western Suffolk BOCES Board of Education on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 7 p.m. As authorized by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.1, the meeting will be held remotely by video/telephonic conference, and the public will not be permitted to attend the meeting in-person. To provide […]

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Outdoor Environmental Education Program Goes Virtual

To assist districts with bringing engaging science instruction to their students, the Western Suffolk BOCES Outdoor Environmental Education Program (OEEP) is offering many of its programs through virtual platforms. Due to the ongoing pandemic and the strict healthy and safety protocols in place, field trips that were once an integral part of instruction may not […]

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Marine Biology Focus of Weeklong Camp

During July 2020, the Outdoor Environmental Education Program successfully operated a weeklong day camp for high school students from across Long Island.  The camp was made possible by a generous grant from Avalon Nature Preserve based in Stony Brook. Through the program, students in grades 10-12 were exposed to the dynamic field of marine biology.  […]

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Public Notice: Application for Reaffirmation of Accreditation

Western Suffolk BOCES, 7200 Republic Airport, Farmingdale, NY 11735 is applying for reaffirmation of accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.  Persons wishing to make comments should write to the Executive Director of the Commission, Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350.  Persons making comments […]

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Remote Learning

Western Suffolk BOCES is committed to providing our students with a comprehensive instructional program that can be delivered in-person or remotely, should schools be directed to close due to pandemic-related reasons. The diverse programs offered through our Special Education Division and Career and Technical Education Division are designed to meet the needs of our students. […]

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COVID-19 Testing Information

Western Suffolk BOCES will assist the Suffolk County Department of Health and our families with regard to COVID-19 testing. Individuals may call the New York State COVID-19 Hotline at 1-800-364-3065 or visit https://health.ny.gov for information on the virus and testing protocols and options. Families should consult their healthcare providers about COVID-10 testing for themselves and […]

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