While April 15, is “tax day” for most, for those who work in Payroll, January is huge. This year, even the pandemic could not slow down the Payroll Department at Dutchess BOCES. In their corner of the Administration Building they print checks, fold papers and distribute the W-2 forms that are essential for tax season.
In her government and global studies classes, BOCES Alternative High School teacher Sheri Tompkins finds students have opinions as wide as the Hudson River. She encourages students to share all points of view with the caveat that everyone must remain respectful.
A small group of Dutchess BOCES staff took a dip in the freezing cold waters at Sharpe Reservation in Fishkill on Saturday morning during the annual Polar Plunge, raising money for the Special Olympics.