About Us

  • BOCES stands for Board of Cooperative Educational Services. BOCES are public organizations that were created by the New York State Legislature in 1948 to provideGenesee Valley BOCES logo
    shared educational programs and services to school districts.

    The Genesee Valley BOCES serves more than 24,000 students in 22 school districts located in Genesee, Livingston, Steuben, and Wyoming counties. This region encompasses 1,800 square miles. Genesee Valley BOCES offers a wide range of programs and services, including career and technical education, special education programs and services, alternative education, instructional and technical support services, and management services. Each year, new programs and services continue to be developed in response to the emerging educational needs of area school districts.

    For all media inquiries, please contact:

    Lyndsay Herkimer
    Public Information Specialist 

    80 Munson Street
    LeRoy, New York 14482
    Email the Specialist
    (585) 344-7658

History of Livingston, Steuben and Wyoming BOCES

  • A 16 mm film was recently found in our archives. Check out this great video from sometime in the early 1980s that gives an overview of Livingston, Steuben, and Wyoming BOCES before the merger and what is now known as Genesee Valley BOCES.