Calendar of Events

  • Adult Literacy Summer Classes end

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  • IYP Summer Classes end

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  • IYP Regents

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  • Superintendent's Conference Days

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  • Adult Literacy Back to School Orientation

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Now offering: Project Management!

project management course logoProject Management courses are open for registration. Step up to a management role in IT, Engineering, Construction or other professions. Learn the nine Project Management Knowledge Areas and the standards and guidelines established by the Project Management Institute. Complete the intro and secondary courses in just over three months and take your career to the next level!

News & Announcements

  • Welcome to Adult & Community Services!

    Thank you for your interest in Adult Education programs at Southern Westchester BOCES. The Center for Adult and Community Services provides an array of Workforce Development Training programs that include  Healthcare, Technology and Trades. All courses require a minimum of 6 students enrolled to run!

    We want all students to achieve success. It is recommended for successful completion that students enrolling in courses have a minimum grade level of 8 in math and reading (equivalent to grade 8 in school). Some programs require a high school diploma to complete certification exams. Funding sources are available through our workforce partners at  We also offer preparation for the High School Equivalency exam and English as a Second Language. Call us at 914-937-3829, or contact us via our website at

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  • Adult Education Reopening Guidance

    We are pleased that we can reopen for in-person instruction. As a public school entity, SWBOCES is required to adhere to all current guidance issued by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) and the New York State Department of Health in regards to the pandemic.

    • We require that all staff/instructors and students wear appropriate facial coverings (mouth and nose) while in SWBOCES-owned or -operated sites.
    • Social distancing of 6 feet is recommended at all times when safety is not at the core of the activity.
    • All classrooms and lab/shop spaces will not exceed maximum occupancy as identified by NYSED guidelines.
    • Shared spaces, such as vending machines, student lounges, etc., will be closed until further notice.
    • Students must review the Guidance Document
    • Students must complete a health self-check screening each time before entering an SWBOCES-owned or -operated site. Attached is the required form. If possible, please print and bring with you to class, completed and signed. Paper copies will be available upon entry to your program.
    • There may be program-specific details in regards to your classroom or shop shared by instructors during class.
    • Any students not willing to follow the required guidance will not be able to participate in programs at SWBOCES Center for Adult and Community Services.
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  • Construction Trades Job Fair, August 25

    Please join our partners and learn about local employment opportunities!

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  • Pinning ceremony celebrates Practical Nursing students

    On June 28, 2021, we celebrated 14 students who completed our Practical Nursing program. Congratulations on your hard work at such a pivotal time in the field of health care. We wish you every success! 

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  • Congratulations to all our ALC graduates!

    View the 2021 Center for Adult and Community Services' Adult Literacy Center Year-End Recognition presentation. The montage features our program completers in our English as a Second Language, High School Equivalency Exam Preparation, and American Citizenship Exam Preparation programs. Congratulations and best of luck to all our students! We wish you great success!

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  • Earn your ASE certification this summer!

    The Automotive Service Technician course offered in the Summer 2021 session will include the Automotive Service Excellence certification exam. Classes run July 7 through Aug. 17. Register today!

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  • Carpentry 2 and Electricity 2 Programs starting week of June 13.

    Classes are held in the evenings. Reserve your spot now. 

    Click here to register today!


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