Archive for February, 2017

Student work selected for Art in Three Dimensions exhibit

| February 28, 2017

Congratulations to Maddie Maitino (11), Jonathan Adamec (12), Christian Roy (12), Lexi Coelho (12), Josh Karg (12) and Samantha Garbarini (12) whose artwork was selected to the 2017 Art in Three Dimensions art exhibit. The work will be on display in the Mohonasen Art Lobby from Feb. 27-March 17. An opening reception for the artists […]

Balfour representatives available for cap and gown measurements, March 2 and 3

| February 27, 2017

Balfour will be available at Mohonasen High School this Thursday and Friday, March 2 and 3, for cap and gown measurements for graduating seniors. Representatives will be located in the gym lobby during lunch periods 5, 6 and 7, from 10:43 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. If interested seniors are unable to get to the gym […]

Pinewood, MHS teams to compete in Feb. 25 home winter guard competition

| February 23, 2017

This weekend, members of the Pinewood and Mohonasen High School junior varsity and varsity color guard teams will perform at the 19th annual “Colors in Motion” competition, in association with the Mid-York Color Guard Circuit. This winter guard competition will take place on Saturday, Feb. 25 at Mohonasen High School. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., and […]

Elementary Science Fair proves to be fun for all

| February 21, 2017

Embedded video 2017 Elementary Science Fair More than 150 students in grades K-5 participated in Mohonasen’s first-ever Science Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at Pinewood School. Students chose a variety of problems to solve, experiments to test and projects to make and shared their discoveries with friends, family and members of the community. “The Science […]

Remember to update your SNN notifications for the new school year

| February 20, 2017

August 20, 2015 — With a new school year approaching, now is a good time to update your information in the Mohonasen School News Notifier (SNN) email alert system. This is particularly important if your children will be moving to a different school building within the district. You can check on the notifications you are […]

Student-athletes lend helping hands at Pinewood

| February 16, 2017

On Thursday, Feb. 16, Pinewood Intermediate School students were treated to special visitors in their classrooms throughout the day — members of the Mohonasen High School football team. In an effort to foster a positive partnership between students across Mohonasen schools, the student-athletes were invited to serve as in-class guest readers for students in grades 3-5 as […]

District graduation rate increases by seven points from 2015

| February 16, 2017

Data released last Friday from the New York State Education Department revealed a rise in the graduation rate for Mohonasen’s most recent graduating class. The 2012 cohort of ninth-grade students that graduated in 2016 yielded a graduation rate of 89 percent – a rise of seven percentage points from 2015. Forty-one percent of the Mohonasen […]

5th graders get inside scoop during annual Career Day

| February 14, 2017

Pinewood 5th graders got an inside look at a wide range of job opportunities during the school’s annual Career Day. Parent and community volunteers shared insight and information about their respective careers during the Feb. 3 event. “With the growing emphasis on college and career readiness, Career Day is a great way for our students […]

Center for Advanced Technology hosts prospective students from around Capital Region

| February 8, 2017

The Center for Advanced Technology has been a popular hub of activity this school year for students from Mohonasen as well as other school districts around the region. After its opening in September, students from Mohonasen and other districts from the Capital Region have made CAT into a home of their own – and district […]

Report cards and honor roll now available for Draper, Mohonasen High School

| February 8, 2017

Second quarter report cards for Mohonasen High School and Draper Middle School are now available online. Parents may access their students’ report cards using School Tool. Honor roll lists for the high school and Draper have also been updated online to reflect the second quarter. The Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center […]