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2022-2023 Coming Soon!
With information below to follow.


Open Houses for BOCES/Websites - New Visions Website - Career and Tech Website

The Career and Tech Center Open House is scheduled for Thursday, March 17, 2022 from 5:30 - 7:00pm. 

Location: Career and Tech Center at TST BOCES (555 Warren Rd., Ithaca)

Information regarding this event:

-Students/Parents/Educators can learn more about the open house and the CTE programs by visiting the website - find link on home screen to register

New Visions Open House Events are scheduled as follows:
-Students/Parents/Educators can learn more about these events by visiting the website - find link on each NV program page

-NV Engineering - Wednesday, March 9, 2022 from 6:00 - 7:30pm 
                                       - Location: Room 204, Thurston Hall, Cornell University 

-NV Life Sciences/Applied Scientific Research - Thursday, March 10, 2022 from 6:00 - 7:30pm
                                       - Location: Room 110, Guterman Bioclimatic Laboratory,                                                   Cornell University 

-NV Health and Medical Sciences - Tuesday, March 8, 2021 from 6:00 - 7:30pm
                                        - Location: 2nd Floor, Howell Education Center, Cayuga                                                      Medical Center 

-Students/Parents/Educators can participate in any/all of the open house events
-Each session will include a curriculum overview, classroom/facilities tour, student feedback, along with Q & A

-New Visions Application Deadline is Friday, March 25, 2022.  Applications can be submitted online or on the website -

Are you a middle school or high school student? Want to change the world with your fingertips? Come join us and bring your ideas to life with the power of coding!
Women in Computing at Cornell (WICC) has partnered with Girls Who Code and Accenture to bring the Girls Who Code program to Ithaca! Students will be able to attend free weekly virtual workshops where they will get the chance to learn the basics of computer science by using hardware and software to create their own projects and tackle real-world problems. The class is open to all gendersNo experience necessary!

Come to one of our first classes on TBD to learn about all the cool projects and skills you could learn from joining the program. If you're interested, please fill out this form:


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Counseling Assistant:
Cierra Mincher

Jessica Reynolds:
(Grades 6 & 7)
Michelle Kannus:
(Grade 8)
Lisa Bustamante
(Grades 9-12, A-K)
Laszlo Engel:
(Grades 9-12, L-Z)

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SAT Dates and Application

Test Date:
May 7th
Late Registration By: April 26th

Test Date: June 4th 
Registration Date: May 5th
Late Registration By: May 25th

ACT Dates and Application

Test Date: 
June 11
Registration Date: May 6th
Late Registration By: May 20th
Standby & Photo Upload Date: June 3rd