Archive for November, 2017

Sign up for Innovations in Technology and Engineering

| November 27, 2017

Students in grades 6-8 will have the opportunity to learn about invention, design and entrepreneurship working with SUNY SCCC, miSci, the Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen, and manufacturers STS Steel and Package One Industries in February. Details: Monday, February 19 through Friday, February 23 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. $250 to participate They will […]

High Honor Roll and Honor Roll announced for First Quarter

| November 21, 2017

Congratulations to all of our Draper Middle School students who made the High Honor Role and the Honor Roll for the first quarter of the 2017-18 school year. Keep up the great work! High Honor Roll 6th Grade Abbott, Wade Allen, Nevina Vonsetta Audette, Ariana Bachorik, Hannah Bienick, Sarah Bradshaw, Wyatt James Bustelos, Isabella Collins, […]

Box Tops for Education drawing winners for November announced

| November 21, 2017

Box Tops for Education continues to be a strong program for students at Pinewood Intermediate School. Students turned in sheets full of box tops that were collected all summer long, collecting over $460. A drawing was held recently to select winners for November with each winner receiving a selection of Box Tops goodies. The winners […]

20 music students represent high school at Area 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 […]

Musician and Activist Gaelyn Lea shares inspiring message and performance with Mohonasen High School music students

| November 16, 2017

Mohonasen High School welcomed Gaelyn Lea, a classically trained violinist and songwriter who gave a moving presentation to students in the school’s music department on Thursday, November 16. Gaelyn Lea is the previous winner of the NPR Tiny Desk Series and a well-known activist for people with disabilities. She spent the afternoon sharing her talents […]

District addresses school fight video

| November 16, 2017

We are aware that there is a video circulating of an altercation that occurred on school grounds earlier this week. While we cannot comment on any specific student discipline situation, Mohonasen High School and district officials were aware of the incident at the time that it occurred and acted immediately in accordance to the district’s […]

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 […]

Winter 2017 STEAM enrichment program sign-up extended 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 […]

‘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 […]

Mohonasen middle school students mark National Make a Difference Day by helping local senior citizens

| November 1, 2017

Students from Draper Middle School rolled up their sleeves to help seniors citizens living in Rotterdam to mark “Make a Difference Day,” one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide on Saturday, October 28, 2017. About 35 eighth grade students volunteered to rake leaves, wash windows and help out area senior citizens in need […]