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CTE students will compete at states

On Wednesday, March 16th, hundreds of high school students from eastern New York convened at Schenectady County Community College and the Stratton Air National Guard Base to participate in the SkillsUSA regional competition. Annual SkillsUSA competitions bring...

HS students win state championship

For the second consecutive year, students from the Capital Region BOCES New Visions: Law & Government team has won the state-level We The People: The Citizen and the Constitution competition. Comprised of students from several area high schools in the Questar III...

CTE Month: Media Communications

Media Communications is one of the newest Career & Technical Education programs offered by Questar III. Based in the media lab at Catskill High School and taught by Virginia LuPone, the program was launched for the 2015-2016 school year. It may be new but it is...

CTE Spotlight: Aviation Maintenance

Aviation Maintenance Technology is a relatively new Career & Technical Education (CTE) program at Questar III—one of two State Education Department-approved programs to be added since 2010—and it has consistently drawn in students from school districts across the...

Sackett grad achieves success

Brianna Cancilla graduated from Sackett Educational Center last June. Since graduating, she’s enrolled the Digital Media program at Hudson Valley Community College and has a part-time job as a security officer for Allied Barton. Brianna says the environment at Sackett...

SED approves QIII assessments

As part of the new New York State evaluation system for classroom teachers and building principals, Section 3012-d, signed into law by Governor Cuomo in April 2015, all assessments used for teacher and principal evaluation must now be state approved.  Questar III...