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20 music students represent high school at All-State Music Festival

| November 17, 2017

Congratulations to the 20 Mohonasen High School students who will participate this weekend in the Area All-State Musical Festival at Saratoga Springs High School. Students participate in rehearsal Nov. 17 and 18 prior to performing at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18 at Saratoga Springs High School. The students are among the top musicians in […]

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District holds Job Fair for substitute positions

| November 15, 2017

Mohonasen will host a Job Fair for substitute positions today (Wednesday, Nov. 15*) from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Center for Advanced Technology, 400 Warrior Way, Schenectady.Walk-ins are welcome! Do you want to work part-time and follow your child’s school schedule? Are you looking for a flexible work schedule that allows you to […]

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Winter 2017 STEAM enrichment programs for grades 2-6

| November 13, 2017

The Mohonasen STEAM Program offers enrichment opportunities for students in grades 2-6. Programs are engaging and hands-on, focusing on preparing students at a young age for possible careers in science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics. The Winter 2017 STEAM brochure with details on upcoming programs was sent home via backpack mail, but you can […]

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High school yearbook orders

| November 6, 2017

Place orders now for high school yearbooks, on sale for $70 through Jan. 30, 2018. Select personalization for an additional $5. The price will go up to $76 after Jan. 30. Please note that parent ads for seniors are due Dec. 8. If you have questions about yearbooks or ads, email Mrs. Arnold at sarnold@mohonasen.org. […]

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‘Screenagers’ showing, discussion set for Nov. 14

| November 3, 2017

Mohonasen parents and students are invited to attend a showing and discussion of the film, “Screenagers: Growing Up in The Digital Age” starting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 14, in the Mohonasen High School Auditorium. Parents and students are invited to submit questions regarding screen time, social-media use and cyberbullying in advance of Tuesday’s […]

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Mohon Masque presents ‘The Odd Couple’ Nov. 10-11

| November 1, 2017

Mohon Masque presents “The Odd Couple” Nov. 10 and 11 in the Black Box Theatre at the Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen. This classic comedy opens as a group of the guys assemble for cards in the apartment of divorced Oscar Madison. And if the mess is any indication, it’s no wonder that his […]

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High School Semi-Formal information

| October 26, 2017

Tickets for the High School Semi-Formal will be on sale Nov. 1-14 in Ms. Blinn’s Room during lunch periods or Period 10 . Tickets are $26 each and include appetizers and dancing with DJ Fernando. The semi-formal will be held from 7-10 p.m. at Waters Edge Lighthouse. Students must sign a Semi-Formal Promise, and non-Mohonasen […]

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Fundraising programs off to strong start at Pinewood

| October 19, 2017

Corporate fundraising is in full swing at Pinewood. Our Price Chopper Tools for Schools, Hannaford Helps Schools, Box Tops for Education, Tyson A+ for Education, and our newest partner, Colonie Center School Bucks, programs are in progress. Raising money for Pinewood is easy with each of these programs Price Chopper’s Tools for Schools: Submit your […]

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Lockdown drills held at Pinewood, Mohonasen High School

| October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 Dear Parents, This letter is to let you know that today Mohonasen conducted formal lockdown drills at Mohonasen High School and Pinewood Intermediate School. The drills were conducted by the Rotterdam Police Department, our school resource officers and our director of safety and security. The events lasted approximately 15 minutes each, during […]

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Parents asked to participate in technology and learning questionnaire

| October 17, 2017

The following letter was sent home with Pinewood, Draper and Mohonasen High School students today: October 17, 2017 Dear Parents and Guardians of Pinewood, Draper and Mohonasen High School Students, We are reaching out to ask you to take part in a technology and learning questionnaire in order to learn more about our students’ school […]

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