Students from Eastern Suffolk BOCES ride along with public safety workers in Islip

The hands-on internship is a partnership between the Town of Islip and BOCES (Board of Cooperative Educational Services).

Carmen Grant

Feb 10, 2024, 3:16 AM

Updated 136 days ago

Share:

Several high school students from Eastern Suffolk BOCES took part in a ride-along with members from Public Safety Enforcement in the Town of Islip.
"Ever since I got here, I felt I learned a lot, says 17-year-old, Baldric Pagan, from Sachem High School East.
The hands-on internship is a partnership between the Town of Islip and BOCES (Board of Cooperative Educational Services).
"It gives students a real-life taste on what a career could be in different avenues," says Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter. The program provides students with opportunities to learn in the field in various departments within the Town of Islip.


More from News 12