SWBOCES Among Recipients of P-Tech Grant
Southern Westchester BOCES is part of a regional consortium that was among 16 winners of a statewide competition to form public-private partnerships that will prepare New York high school students for high-skill jobs in technology, manufacturing and healthcare.
The program is called Hudson Valley P-TECH High School (HV P-Tech HS), and Rockland BOCES will lead the regional consortium with a focus on K-12 Computer Information Technology, Engineering and Health & Green Building Technology. In addition to SWBOCES, public partners include Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES, the North Rockland Central School District, which will serve as the lead fiscal agency, all Rockland County public school districts, several Westchester County public school districts, Rockland Community College, Westchester Community College and SUNY IT.
Private partners include Avon, Fairway Testing, All Bright Electric, Hightech Security Systems and Wick Arborists.