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Please check the Pinewood lost and found this week

| April 23, 2018

There are more than 40 coats and sweatshirts in the Pinewood lost and found. There are also lunchboxes, mittens, hats, etc. Please remind your child to check the lost and found if they are missing an item. The lost and found is located inside the cafeteria by the side door toward the 3rd grade wing. […]

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3rd quarter grades sent home, available online

| April 20, 2018

April 20, 2018 – Draper Middle School students all received paper copies of 3rd quarter report cards today. Report cards are also available on SchoolTool, the parent portal. Learn more about accessing school tool. For information on accessing your child’s grades on your SchoolTool page, please view this tutorial by Principal Arket:

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Honors Information Night at Draper Monday, April 23

| April 20, 2018

There will be an Honors Information Night at 6 p.m. on Monday, April 23, at Draper Middle School for all parents of students interested in Honors coursework at Draper. Academic administrators will provide information on honors coursework in math, English language arts (ELA) and science.  A panel of honors students will be present to discuss […]

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Lockdown drills held today at high school, Draper

| April 19, 2018

This letter is to let you know that Mohonasen conducted formal lockdown drills at Mohonasen High School and Draper Middle School today, Thursday, April 19. The drills were conducted by the Rotterdam Police Department, our school resource officers and our director of safety and security. The events lasted approximately 30 minutes each, during which time […]

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District letter to regarding April 20

| April 18, 2018

April 18, 2018 Dear Parents and Guardians: National advocacy groups concerned about school safety are promoting a second Student Walkout Day on Friday, April 20 beginning at about 10 a.m. It has come to our attention that Mohonasen students at the secondary level may be planning to participate to varying degrees in activities being promoted […]

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Media Arts Fest to showcase student work

| April 12, 2018

Mark your calendars for the Media Arts Fest, which will take place from 6:30-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, at the Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen (CAT building). The event will showcase student-created MoTech projects.

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Regarding technical issues with New York State ELA tests

| April 11, 2018

As you are aware, students at Draper Middle School and Pinewood Intermediate School were scheduled to take the New York State English language arts (ELA) test on their Chromebooks this morning. While attempting to start the ELA test, some students in districts across the state experienced difficulties accessing the test on the testing site. Approximately […]

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Community Conversation on School Safety set for April 17

| April 10, 2018

Mohonasen will host a Community Conversation on School Safety at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, at Mohonasen High School. The evening will include a review of Mohonasen’s school safety measures. In addition, Scott Stark, Master Instructor for the New York State Division of Homeland Security Preparedness Training Center and former Washington County Deputy Sheriff, […]

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Get Up and Go! event is Thursday, April 12

| April 9, 2018

Get Up and Go!, a career readiness event for students in grades 9 through 12 and their parents, will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, at the Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen, 400 Warrior Way, Schenectady. Sponsored by the Mohonasen Business Advisory Board and the Schenectady Foundation, Get Up and Go! […]

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Winter Guard in farewell performance before trip to WGI championships

| April 9, 2018

Members of the Mohonasen High School Varsity Winter Color Guard will perform a farewell performance at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 9, in the high school gym. The team’s performance comes just a day before they head to Dayton, Ohio, to compete in the Winter Guard International (WGI) World Championships. The team has been working […]

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