Finger Printing Requirements for MST Students

The Schools Against Violence in Education (SAVE) Legislation requires the Commissioner of Education to conduct fingerprint supported criminal history background checks for all school personnel, including applicants for certification, in addition to all prospective employees of school districts, charter schools and boards of cooperative educational services (BOCES).

Information about this legislation and requirement can be found on the NYS Education Department Office of Teaching website at .

Students can make an appointment to be fingerprinted at either the Hudson Falls BOCES or the Saratoga BOCES by calling the Human Resources Office at the Washington, Saratoga, Warren, Hamilton, Essex BOCES, at (518) 581-3379.