senate Bill S5946A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the Syracuse city school district regional STEAM high school

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.557
substituted for a7914a
Jun 18, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1591
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 11, 2019 print number 5946b
Jun 11, 2019 amend and recommit to education
May 17, 2019 print number 5946a
May 17, 2019 amend and recommit to education
May 16, 2019 referred to education

S5946 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7914
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3602, Ed L

S5946 - Summary

Establishes the Syracuse city school district regional STEAM high school to provide instruction to students in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county BOCES and the central New York region in the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM).

S5946 - Sponsor Memo

S5946 - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5946

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to establishing the Syra-
  cuse city school  district  regional  STEAM  high  school  to  provide
  instruction  to  students in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county
  BOCES and the central New York region in the areas of  science,  tech-
  nology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) areas

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Legislative intent. The purpose of this act is to establish
the Syracuse city school district regional STEAM high school. The  STEAM
high school shall provide a high school course of instruction for grades
nine  through  twelve, dedicated to providing expanded learning opportu-
nities to students residing in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county
board of cooperative educational services region and central  New  York,
in  the  areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics
as well as the core academic areas required for  the  issuance  of  high
school diplomas in accordance with the rules and regulations promulgated
by  the board of regents. The legislature hereby finds and declares that
the establishment of the STEAM high school is a necessary  component  to
the development of the greater central New York region of New York state
and a necessary link to fostering the development and advancement of the
arts  and  emerging technologies. This school will advance the interests
of the central New York region and New York state by  engaging  students
in  rigorous  and  enriching educational experiences focused on the arts
and emerging technologies, project-based learning and collaboration  and
by providing that experience within the context of a business and learn-
ing  community  for  the purpose of directly connecting student learning
with real world experience in the arts and  advanced  technical  facili-
ties. It is expressly found that the establishment and operation of such
school pursuant to this act is a public purpose.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S5946A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7914
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3602, Ed L

S5946A - Summary

Establishes the Syracuse city school district regional STEAM high school to provide instruction to students in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county BOCES and the central New York region in the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM).

S5946A - Sponsor Memo

S5946A - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 5946--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to establishing the Syra-
  cuse  city  school  district  regional  STEAM  high  school to provide
  instruction to students in the Onondaga, Cortland and  Madison  county
  BOCES  and  the central New York region in the areas of science, tech-
  nology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) areas

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Legislative intent. The purpose of this act is to establish
the  Syracuse city school district regional STEAM high school. The STEAM
high school shall provide a high school course of instruction for grades
nine through twelve, dedicated to providing expanded  learning  opportu-
nities to students residing in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county
board  of  cooperative educational services region and central New York,
in the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts  and  mathematics
as  well  as  the  core academic areas required for the issuance of high
school diplomas in accordance with the rules and regulations promulgated
by the board of regents. The legislature hereby finds and declares  that
the  establishment  of the STEAM high school is a necessary component to
the development of the greater central New York region of New York state
and a necessary link to fostering the development and advancement of the
arts and emerging technologies. This school will advance  the  interests
of  the  central New York region and New York state by engaging students
in rigorous and enriching educational experiences focused  on  the  arts
and  emerging technologies, project-based learning and collaboration and
by providing that experience within the context of a business and learn-
ing community for the purpose of directly  connecting  student  learning
with  real  world  experience in the arts and advanced technical facili-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S5946B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7914
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3602, Ed L

S5946B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the Syracuse city school district regional STEAM high school to provide instruction to students in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county BOCES and the central New York region in the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM).

S5946B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5946B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 5946--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to establishing the Syra-
  cuse city school  district  regional  STEAM  high  school  to  provide
  instruction  to  students in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county
  BOCES and the central New York region in the areas of  science,  tech-
  nology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) areas

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Legislative intent. The purpose of this act is to establish
the Syracuse city school district regional STEAM high school. The  STEAM
high school shall provide a high school course of instruction for grades
nine  through  twelve, dedicated to providing expanded learning opportu-
nities to students residing in the Onondaga, Cortland and Madison county
board of cooperative educational services region and central  New  York,
in  the  areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics
as well as the core academic areas required for  the  issuance  of  high
school diplomas in accordance with the rules and regulations promulgated
by  the board of regents. The legislature hereby finds and declares that
the establishment of the STEAM high school is a necessary  component  to
the development of the greater central New York region of New York state
and a necessary link to fostering the development and advancement of the
arts  and  emerging technologies. This school will advance the interests
of the central New York region and New York state by  engaging  students
in  rigorous  and  enriching educational experiences focused on the arts
and emerging technologies, project-based learning and collaboration  and
by providing that experience within the context of a business and learn-
ing  community  for  the purpose of directly connecting student learning

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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