In its first year as a stand-alone class, offered at Nassau BOCES GC Tech in Levittown, the EMT course boasts that 7 of its 8 students have already passed the practical portion of the state test and now qualify to take the written portion of the exam.
18 exceptional students were honored with the George Farber Outstanding Student Award. Winners received a plaque and $100 from the Nassau BOCES Educational Foundation. The students were celebrated at a special ceremony attended by board members, administrators, staff, and family.
Nineteen students from Nassau BOCES high schools, Barry Tech, GC Tech and Long Island High School for the Arts, took top honors at the New York State SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Championships.
Seven students took first place, 10 placed second and 14 came in third place. Barry Tech Animation and Digital Media Design Skills student Robert Stahl’s pin design was awarded top honors. Many at the competition were wearing the award-winning pin.