• Substitute Calling Service

    BOCES provides a 24-hour answering machine service to participating districts that allows teachers to report absences. The staff begin their day at 5:30 a.m. weekdays to fill vacancies. Districts receive daily reports of teachers absent and substitute teachers used, plus weekly listings of subs called.

    To Contact the Madison-Oneida BOCES Substitute Calling Service, 
    if you work for the
    BOCES or the Canastota Central School District: 
    361-2866 or 1-866-998-0998
    and wait for the appropriate prompts.

    If you work in the
    Rome City School District:
    361-2665 or 1-800-582-6237