Stakeholder meetings on 20-21 school year scheduled
In conjunction with our submitted plan for reopening for the 2020-21 school year, Southern Westchester BOCES will host public meetings to discuss the plan with stakeholders, including families and community members. The meetings are scheduled as follows:
• Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 4 p.m. • Wednesday, Aug. 19, at 10 a.m. • Thursday, Aug. 20, at 6 p.m.
The Southern Westchester BOCES Board of Education held its regularly scheduled meeting via videoconference on July 29. A recording of the meeting may be viewed at our Board meetings page, along with past meetings and meeting transcripts since the remote instruction period began .
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SWBOCES Communications Office Earns Seven National P.R. Awards
Staff members of Southern Westchester BOCES' Public Information Office won a record seven communications awards from the National School Public Relations Association's 2020 Publications and Digital Media Awards.
“Our team of school communications professionals is driven by a true dedication to students and to the SWBOCES mission, which is to support our component districts,” said Brian Howard, Director of Communications.
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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 website are pushed directly to the app so you don't need to check the website to receive updates. Connect using code 9ZNOV7 to get instant alerts fromswboces.org. The code for all other SWBOCES websites can be found on the respective home pages. Any eChalk user can also log in to receive alerts from all classes and groups.
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