Section X Athletics

This Interscholastic Athletics Service (Section X) coordinates all of the public junior/senior high school athletic contests for (18) St. Lawrence/Lewis and (6) Franklin County school districts.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to - mentoring/assisting component districts administrators on the rules and regulations of the New York State Education Department and the New York State High School Athletic Association. We also recruit and assist in the training of sport officials for the 19 different sport officiating associations. BOCES Aidable.

State Mandated Coaching Courses

Contact your school districts Athletic Director for course information and certification requirements. For a list of courses being offered through SUNY Cortland, click on the following link: 

Child Abuse and School Violence Prevention/Intervention Workshops 

NOTE: When signing up for the Child Abuse and School Violence Prevention/Intervention Workshops use code BOCES60 for a discount.

The Identification and Reporting of Child Abuse Workshops

To satisfy the New York Education Licensing requirements of training in the Identification and Reporting of Child Abuse and Maltreatment. Attendance at a two-hour program satisfies the licensing requirements.
Online: (FREE offering)

Project SAVE: School Violence Prevention/Intervention Training

A mandated two hour training for all teachers and non-teacher coaches seeking to get certification in New York State. The Project SAVE Act requires that as July 1 2002, all teachers and non-teacher coaches in New York State undergo the mandated training and all employees in public schools receive information concerning the fingerprint requirement.

First Aid & CPR

At this time, please contact your schools Athletic Director for more information.

American Red Cross 

Looking for up to date game schedules and athletic news, please visit our official website here


St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES
Section X Athletics
P.O. Box 231 - 40 W. Main Street
Canton, NY 13617
(315) 386-4504
Fax: (315) 386-2722
Executive Director
Mark Wilson - Extension 15103
Rhonda Smith - Extension 15102
[email protected]