Archive for October, 2016

District explores use of Helderberg Ave. transportation facility as storage site

| October 31, 2016

Mohonasen Central School District is reexamining the planned demolition of a portion of the transportation facility located on Helderberg Avenue. The demolition was included in the district’s 2013 proposed $48.6 million capital project after a Building Condition Survey performed in 2010 rated portions of the transportation building “unsatisfactory.” The ratings were related to corrosion of […]

Odyssey of the Mind informational meeting is Tuesday, Nov. 1

| October 28, 2016

An Odyssey of the Mind informational meeting will be held from 7-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 1, in the Draper Middle School Multipurpose Room. Questions? Contact Jason Varga at

Open House Night for College, Career & Technical Education Opportunities is Nov. 3

| October 26, 2016

Mohonasen middle and high school parents, along with community members, are invited to attend Open House Night at The Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen on Thursday, Nov. 3 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Experience the exciting opportunities for study, including: Mohonasen’s work-based learning and Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) programs, as well as career exploration in business administration, early childhood education, criminal […]

Zumbathon fundraiser to support the Mohonasen Winter Guard, Nov. 5

| October 26, 2016

District students, parents and community members are invited to attend a Zumbathon fundraiser, held to support the Mohonasen Winter Guard next Saturday, Nov. 5. Doors open at 3:30 p.m., and Zumba will run from 4 to 7 p.m. at Draper Middle School. Zumba Instructors Christine Williams, Laurie Zinnershine, Christine Sarratori, Lori Hallenbeck, Joyell Gibbs and […]

Registration extended for select STEM Enrichment Programs

| October 26, 2016

Registration has been extended to Wednesday, Nov. 2, for select Mohonasen STEM Enrichment Programs for fall 2016, including: Mission Control (Grades 6-8); STEM MoTech Night, Criminal Science (Grades 5-8); and Bradt STEAM Night. Additional details and a registration form are available on this flier. Please return the registration form and payment to your child’s school […]

District receives water testing results for Bradt, Pinewood

| October 21, 2016

As you may be aware, on Sept. 6, 2016, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a new law that requires public schools in New York to test all water outlets currently or potentially used for drinking or cooking purposes for lead levels. This letter is to inform you about the results of our water testing at Pinewood […]

Draper Make a Difference Day postponed

| October 21, 2016

Due to forecast for inclement weather, Draper Make a Difference Day for Saturday, Oct. 22, has been postponed.  The tentative reschedule date is Saturday, Oct. 29. Please watch SNN and the district website for updates.    

Mohon Masque, Mohon Masque Jr. announce 2016-17 season

| October 18, 2016

Mark your calendars and catch some fantastic theater presented by Mohon Masque and Mohon Masque Jr. Here’s what’s on tap for the 2016-17 school year: Don’t Drink the Water, a comedy by Woody Allen November 11-12, 2016 Mohon Masque presents Woody Allen’s comedy, Don’t Drink the Water Nov. 11-12.  A cascade of comedy and a […]

Letter regarding lockdown drill at Center for Advanced Technology

| October 17, 2016

The following letter was sent home today, Monday, Oct. 17, with students who attend The Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen. October 17, 2016 Dear Parents, This letter is to let you know that today, Mohonasen conducted a formal lockdown drill at The Center for Advanced Technology. The drill was conducted by the Rotterdam Police […]

Letter regarding lockdown drills at Draper, High School

| October 14, 2016

The following letter was issued to inform parents about lockdown drills that took place today, Oct. 14, at Draper Middle School and Mohonasen high School. October 14, 2016 Dear Parents, This letter is to let you know that today, Mohonasen conducted formal lockdown drills at Draper Middle School and Mohonasen High School. The drill was […]