The Southern Westchester BOCES Board of Education met via videoconference Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. The meeting was livestreamed and may be viewed, along with a transcript, at our Board Meetings page. Recordings and transcripts of prior meetings may be viewed at our past meetings page. For meeting agendas, visit our Board Docs site. These links may also be found at www.swboces.org under the Board of Education menu.
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Where to find weather-related notices regarding SWBOCES programs
With the increasing chance of inclement winter weather, please note there are a number of media sources where announcements are made affecting our programs.
Receive real-time SWBOCES alerts and updates on your mobile device by downloading the eChalk Notify app on the App Store or Google Play.
All alerts that appear on our websites are pushed directly to the app so you don't need to check the website to receive updates, including weather-related announcements or changes to in-person or remote instruction schedules. Connect using code 9ZNOV7 to subscribe to instant alerts fromswboces.org. The codes to subscribe to all other SWBOCES websites can be found on their respective home pages. Any eChalk user can also log in to receive alerts from all classes and groups.
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