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Capital Region Career & Technical School

Parent Resources

Whether you are a parent, grandparent, guardian, relative or friend of a Career & Technical School student, we hope you find this page helpful. We also welcome your suggestions and comments. Email Mike McCagg at


Program Schedules


Parent Portal for eSchooldata - Your link to your students records (academic, attendance, demographic, etc.):


In the event of an emergency:

In the event of an emergency, every effort will be made to contact parents via the schools robotic calling system. Additionally, information will be posted to the homepage of this website and thrugh the Capital Region BOCES Facebook Page and Twitter (@CareerTecTweets) account.



Transportation is provided by the home school district of each student. Find contact information for school districts. Students who wish to drive to CTE must secure permission from their home school admninistration, as well as parents and/or guardian.  Permission is granted by CTE when spaces are available.


Career & Tech Video


Online books, webcasts, excellent resources: U.S Library of congress, from the U.S. Library of Congress, provides free reading resources for children, teens and adults. It features online versions of out-of-copyright books for children, and features webcasts of authors, such as Twilight author Stephenie Meyer, as well as writing contests, suggested booklists, teaching resources, and more.

Sex offender registry - New York State Division of criminal justice services

Sex Offender information: For information on sex offenders living anywhere in the state, go to the NY State Division of Criminal Justice Services.

Suicide prevention: Some helpful resources

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline hot line 1-800-273-TALK
  • Child Guidance Center 381-8911
  • The Samaritans Suicide Prevention Center 689-4673
  • Ellis Hospital crisis center 243-1300
  • Family and Child Service of Schenectady Inc. Counseling Program 393-1369
  • Haven Grief Counseling Center 370-1666
  • Capital Region BOCES-CAPIT 464-3944
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Capital Region Chapter 899-0021 or 289-5183


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