MasterMinds Registration Information for 2016-2017
See bottom for deadlines


For Rochester area public schools (encompassing the geographic area of Section V)
For Buffalo area public schools (encompassing the geographic area of Section VI)
Public schools in those regions have the option of signing up through either CYPRAS  --- the program manager ---  or with the Monroe #2-Orleans BOCES.
Any public schools from outside the Monroe #2-Orleans BOCES will cross-contract with Monroe2 for the service.
Exceptions:  Buffalo City schools, Rochester City schools and  Syracuse City schools will pay through purchase orders.
All private schools in the Rochester and Buffalo regions will sign up through CYPRAS.

For Syracuse area public and private schools and for Southern Tier public schools throughout the Section IV area
All schools will sign up through CYPRAS.

For Monroe #2-Orleans BOCES information, contact Damon Piletz at (585)-352-2458.
For information, contact Scott Kroner at (585)-473-0864 or mminds@rochester.rr.com.

For Capital District region/Albany area schools (basically encompassing the geographic area Section II)
The Capital Region BOCES signs up all schools in the Albany/Capital District region.
Any public schools from outside the Capital Region BOCES will cross-contract with  Capital Region BOCES for the service.
All private schools will contract with  Capital Region BOCES directly
For information, contact Kimberly Bramfeld at (518) 464-3910.

For schools in the North Country or in the mid-Hudson Valley
Efforts are underway to expand the MasterMinds program to your areas.
For information, contact Scott Kroner at (585)-473-0864 or mminds@rochester.rr.com.


Mailings, both BOCES and CYPRAS, are scheduled to be sent to the principal's offices the week before Labor Day.


REGISTRATION DEADLINES
For the Albany region:  deadline is Friday, September 23, 2016.
For Rochester and Buffalo regions:  Friday, September 23, 2016.
For the Syracuse region:  Friday, October 7, 2016.
For Binghamton area schools:  Friday, October 28, 2016.
Schools may be permitted to participate if registering after these dates, but only if space is available.