Archive for September, 2016

Fall 2016 STEM Enrichment Programs announced

| September 30, 2016

The Fall 2016 STEM enrichment course offerings are now available! The Mohonasen STEM Program offers afterschool and evening enrichment opportunities for elementary and middle school students (grades 2-8). Courses and programs are engaging and hands on, focusing on preparing students at a young age for possible careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Fall 2016 […]

Center for Advanced Technology Ribbon Cutting is Thursday, Sept. 29

| September 27, 2016

Come celebrate the official opening of the Center for Advanced Technology during a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. Representatives of Mohonasen Central School District and Capital Region BOCES will provide brief remarks. Following the ribbon cutting, visitors are welcome to tour the building. Tours will run until 6 p.m. (Please […]

Draper letter regarding school cellphone policy

| September 22, 2016

The following letter was sent home to Draper Middle School parents in September regarding school policy on cellphone use during school hours. September 22, 2016 Dear Parents and Guardians, Technology has made our world fast-paced, connected and exhilarating.  On the other hand, it can also be a distraction for students in the classroom. Therefore, at the […]

Girls cross country team shows support for coach’s ‘Pink’ challenge

| September 21, 2016

Girls cross country coach Bill Sherman inspired a whole lot of pink at Monday’s practice. Sherman reached out to Facebook friends over the weekend with a promise to wear a pink tutu and dye his hair pink during work and practice on Monday if he raised $1,000 for breast cancer research. Sherman, who works full-time […]

Mohon parent shares career experiences with engineering students

| September 20, 2016

Mohonasen High School students in Mr. Reluzco’s Principles of Engineering class welcomed a guest speaker with industry experience and ties to close to home in their classroom earlier this week. Rusty Bascom, a Mohonasen parent and a principal engineer for Electrical Consulting Engineers, PC, spoke with the students about their interests in the field of […]

Letter regarding gender neutral bathrooms at high school

| September 19, 2016

The following information was shared with high school students during school today, and a copy of this letter was sent to parents/guardians via School News Notifier (SNN). September 19, 2016 Dear Parents/Guardians, We are writing to clear up some misperceptions about the purpose of creating gender neutral bathrooms at the high school. We received feedback […]

Marching band, color guard hold exciting home show

| September 19, 2016

After several weeks of committed practice, the Mohonasen High School Marching Band and Color Guard held an exciting show on their home field over the weekend, showcasing tremendous talents, smiles and Mohon pride. View photos below from the event.

It’s Spirit Week at Mohonasen High School!

| September 19, 2016

It’s Spirit Week at Mohonasen High School. The following are themes for each day this week. Dress up to show your school spirit! Monday: Tie Dye Day Tuesday: Super Hero Day Wednesday: Twin Day Thursday: America Day – Red, White and Blue Friday: Spirit Day – Black and Orange Cheer on the girls during their […]

Mohonasen High School Open House is Sept. 29

| September 19, 2016

Families are invited to get a glimpse into their child’s courses and find out what’s in store for the 2016-17 school year during Mohonasen High School’s Open House next week. The event will take place from 6:30 through 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29.

Mohon is ‘Constructing a Culture of Acceptance and Adaptability’

| September 12, 2016

Mohonasen Central School District will focus this year on a theme of “Constructing a Culture of Acceptance and Adaptability.” Superintendent Dr. Kathleen Spring introduced the theme during staff opening day Sept. 6. “It’s not enough to construct buildings,” said Spring, noting the extensive work performed in the district in the past year. “We have to […]