Seaway Tech

Located just outside the Village of Norwood, the Seaway Career and Technical Education Center serves seven component school districts.  The nearly 500 students who attend Seaway Tech, choose a course of study from one of 11 two-year CTE programs, the one-year Allied Health program, or the Alternative Education Program.  Many students who complete a program at Seaway Tech earn industry-recognized certification such as EPA Certification (HVAC/R), ProStart and ServeSafe Certification (Culinary Arts), and New York State DOT Bridge Certification (Metalworking).


Programs offered include the following programs:
  • Alternative Education (TASC™, Test Assessing Secondary Completion)
  • Allied Health (One year program)
  • Automotive Technologies
  • Building Trades
  • Cosmetology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Education and Human Services
  • Health Careers
  • HVAC/R
  • Metalworking
  • Multi Occupations
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Software Development and Business Design

We are student-centered professionals who provide social, emotional, academic, career and crisis counseling within Career and Technical Education and Alternative Education programming.

We assist students in developing effective problem solving, decision making, conflict resolution skills, goal setting, career planning, and general life skills. We also foster a school environment that promotes good citizenship, collaborate with home schools to address student needs, and provide assistance in facilitating services for students.

Left: Mrs. Bartlett, counselor, works with Senior Liz George, Allied Health, Massena Central.

Center: Mrs. Bartlett, counselor, Ms. Toomey, secretary, Mrs. Stoner, counselor.

Right: Mrs. Stoner, counselor, with Senior Jacob Cunningham, Auto Technology, Canton Central, on career planning. 


Seaway Career & Technical Education Center

7225 State Highway 56
Norwood, NY  13668
(315) 353-2293
Fax: (315) 353-7334


Lori Sheffield
Ext. 20104


Cindy Thomas
Ext. 20100

Guidance Counselor / DASA Coordinator

Tara Bartlett
Ext. 20134

Guidance Counselor / DASA Coordinator

Julie Stoner
Ext. 20107

Guidance Secretary

Kim Toomey 
Ext. 20105