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Art show features work of Draper students

| January 23, 2018

Approximately 200 original works of art were on display during the 2nd Annual Draper Art Show, held Jan. 17 in the art gallery at Mohonasen High School. The show featured work completed by students in grades 6-8 during the first and second quarters. Quarter 3/ 4 art students will have their work on display during […]

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January Regents Exam information

| January 21, 2018

Regents exams will take place Jan. 22-25 at Mohonasen High School. All students have been notified by their guidance counselors if they are required to take an exam. View the Regents schedule below or download a copy (pdf). In case of inclement weather, please note the following schedule changes: If there is a 2-hour delay, […]

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Superintendent search underway

| January 19, 2018

To learn more about the superintendent search process, please visit the Superintendent Search page. Be sure to bookmark the page for updates.

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Draper student art show is Thursday, Jan. 18

| January 16, 2018

Draper Middle School will host its Second Annual Art Show from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18, in the Mohonasen High School art gallery. The exhibit will showcase artwork by students in grades 6-8 from the first and second quarters, including drawing, painting, collage, photography and more.  Student work from the third and fourth quarters […]

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Learn about district programs at Mo-Tech Night Jan. 24

| January 12, 2018

Draper Middle School and Mohonasen High School parents, along with community members, are invited to attend an Open House Mo-Tech Night at The Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 24. Experience the exciting opportunities for study, including: Mohonasen’s work-based learning and Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) programs, as […]

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High School Information Night for 8th graders and parents is Jan. 17

| January 10, 2018

A High School Information Night for 8th graders and parents/guardians will be held from 6:30-8:05 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 17 (snow date 1/18), in the high school auditorium. Please note this is a change from the location listed on the printed district calendar. The evening will include an overview of the high school academic program […]

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Coding is Cool web page offers resources for learning

| January 8, 2018

During the month of January, many of our students are participating in coding activities in which they learn computational thinking skills through fun, hands-on learning experiences. If you’re looking for more resources so your child can continue learning how to code at home, please check out Mohonasen’s Coding is Cool web page. There are lots […]

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Executive order does not allow for early payment of 2018 school district taxes

| December 27, 2017

On December 22, 2017, President Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which included several revisions to the Internal Revenue Code. The new law caps the allowable deduction for state and local income, sales and property taxes at $10,000, beginning in 2018. Gov. Andrew Cuomo subsequently signed an Executive Order designed to […]

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Community forum on superintendent search set for Jan. 9

| December 21, 2017

Community members are invited to provide input as part of the superintendent search process during one of two community forums set for Tuesday, Jan. 9, in the Farnsworth Technology Center (LGI) at Mohonasen High School. One session will be held from 3:15-4:15 p.m., and a second from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Community members, including parents, guardians, district […]

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7th graders donate to ‘Christmas Pajamas Project’

| December 13, 2017

The 7th Grade teams at Draper Middle School chose the Christmas Pajamas Project as the focus of their community outreach this holiday season.  Seventh grade students and teachers spent three weeks collecting pajamas and books for children as part of the Christmas Pajamas Project for Capital District children. The Christmas Pajamas Project was started in […]

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