Alternative Education


September is suicide prevention month

September is suicide prevention month

Students in our New Visions: Visual & Performing Arts program, in cooperation with the Rensselaer County Suicide Prevention Task Force, created a public service announcement to raise awareness. 

Principals Month Q&A: Jake Stomieroski

Principals Month Q&A: Jake Stomieroski

October is National Principals Month, and we’re introducing you to our building principals with a short Q&A. Jake Stomieroski is the principal of Questar III’s CGEC in Hudson

Questar III named a Top Workplace

Questar III named a Top Workplace

Questar III BOCES was named one of the Capital Region’s Top Workplaces for 2017, according to a survey published in the Times Union on April 9. This is the third time the organization has earned this regional honor.

Making informed decisions about CTE

In today’s age of information it can be difficult to sort through everything and be sure we are making informed decisions. We may ask ourselves, Do I have enough information? How do I know this is “good” information? Now what do I do with this information? It can be...

GWS Awards Ceremony

Post by Questar III. On June 19, Questar III’s George Washington School in Troy held their awards ceremony honoring students. Staff, students, family and friends came together to honor the many student accomplishments for the year. Awards were given by classroom, and...

Onward and upward for graduates

On June 12, seven students from Questar III’s Sackett Educational Center received their high school diplomas during a ceremony held at the Green Meadow Elementary School surrounded by their friends, family, teachers and administrators. Greg Lammon, Natasha Mattos,...