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Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is March 7

| February 17, 2017

The 8th annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony – Mohonasen-Draper Class of 2016 – will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, at Mallozzi’s, 1930 Curry Road, Schenectady. The 2016 honorees are: Chris Alesio, Megan Brown, Nicole Adach, Joseph Parillio and Al Skinner. The cost is $30 (checks made payable to Mohonasen […]

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Permission forms for 7th grade Great Escape trip

| February 15, 2017

Attention 7th grade parents: You can download a copy of the permission slip for the June 7 Great Escape trip for 7th graders. The file also contains a form for the school nurse, if needed. Please note that permission slips and money are due by Feb. 17 to Block 1-2 teacher. If you cannot access […]

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High school talent show rescheduled to March 30-31

| February 15, 2017

Due to construction, the Mohonasen HIgh School Talent Show has been postponed until March 30 and 31. Auditions will be held in the high school auditorium during 10th period on Tuesday, March 14, and Thursday, March 16. Contact Mrs. Delaney in the main office with any questions.

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5th graders get inside scoop during annual Career Day

| February 14, 2017

Pinewood 5th graders got an inside look at a wide range of job opportunities during the school’s annual Career Day. Parent and community volunteers shared insight and information about their respective careers during the Feb. 3 event. “With the growing emphasis on college and career readiness, Career Day is a great way for our students […]

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Youth lacrosse parent interest meeting is March 2

| February 14, 2017

Rotterdam/Schenectady Youth Lacrosse is forming teams for boys in grades 3-6, and parents are invited to an interest meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 2, in the Mohonasen High School LGI. The season runs from Saturday, April 29 through Saturday, June 10 (no Memorial Day Weekend games) and consists of six Saturday round robins. […]

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Deadline to file for tax exemptions

| February 7, 2017

Several tax exemptions are available to residents through the state and/or school district. Most applications for these exemptions are due to your assessor by March 1. Available exemptions include: School Tax Reduction (STAR), Real Property Tax Exemption and the Alternative Veterans Exemption. For additional information, please visit the district’s Tax Exemptions webpage. You can also […]

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Youth wrestling clinic open to students in grades 2-6

| February 6, 2017

It’s not too late for students in grades 2-6 to sign up for a youth wrestling clinic, held Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 21 at Draper Middle School. (Please note there will be a break on Feb. 21 and 23 due to winter vacation.) The program is led by Coach Nick Ronca. Practice is held […]

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A cappella group places second in ICHSA Northeast Quarterfinals

| February 6, 2017

Mohonasen’s high school a cappella group, For Good Measure, placed second in the Northeast Quarterfinals of the ICHSA (International Championship of High School A cappella) on Saturday, Jan. 28. They also received a specialty award for “Best Choreography.” For Good Measure will now advance to the semifinal round of competition at Worcester State University in […]

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Spring Continuing Education and Swim Program Guide

| February 2, 2017

The Spring 2017 Continuing Education and Swim Program Guide is now available. Residents should receive the guide in the mail in the coming weeks, but you can peruse a copy online now. (View Guide PDF)  

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Petitions available for Board of Education election

| January 26, 2017

Petitions are now available for residents interested in running for the Mohonasen Board of Education. There are two “at large” seats up for election this year. Board members serve unpaid, three-year terms. Petitions can be picked up in the Mohonasen district offices at 2072 Curry Road (back of Mohonasen High School). Petitions require at least […]

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