Archive for September, 2018

Bus drivers wanted

| September 30, 2018

Mohonasen Central School District is looking for reliable substitute bus drivers. The district provides free training for the required CDL Class B license. Mohonasen bus drivers typically work two shifts each day, from 6:45-8:45 a.m. and 2-4 p.m. “This is a great job for reliable drivers who like working with kids in our community and […]

‘Go home early’ drill is Thursday, Oct. 4

| September 27, 2018

Regulations from the Commissioner of Education require school districts to conduct annual drills to exercise their School Emergency Management Plan. Mohonasen Central School District will holds its practice Early Emergency Release Day – or “go home early drill” – on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018. All students will be dismissed 15 minutes before normal dismissal time. […]

Mohonasen color guard performs at Pinewood School

| September 18, 2018

The Mohonasen Color Guard was at Pinewood Intermediate School today demonstrating their skills to fifth graders who may someday want to join them in the group or replace high schoolers when they graduate. Great job! Lots of ooooo’s and ahhhhh’s in the cafeteria! Access the following links to view the color guard in action: Color […]

Draper Start With Hello campaign

| September 18, 2018

Draper Middle School is running the “Start with Hello” campaign the week of Sept. 24-28. This video kicks off our program. During that week, school counselors will be doing lessons with the entire student body about social isolation and why it’s so important to just say hello! Take a look! Start With Hello Video

Austin appointed new athletic director

| September 11, 2018

The Mohonasen Central School District welcomes Dave Austin as the new Director of Physical Education, Health and Athletics. Austin was appointed by the Board of Education on Sept. 10. Robert Stulmaker had been serving as interim director since August. Austin, who will oversee the district’s athletic and intramural sports programs, coaching staff, physical education and […]

Bradt welcomes new kindergarten students

| September 11, 2018

Bradt Primary School new Kindergarten students start off the 2018-19 school year with a bang! Use the following link to view a photo gallery: Bradt School Kindergarten Photo Gallery

Welcome back, students!

| September 6, 2018

Students returned to Mohonasen schools and classrooms on Thursday, September 6 as the 2018-19 school year officially got underway. There were many smiling faces, new backpacks, special outfits, and lots of books and supplies stored in desks, lockers and cubbies. Teachers, administrators and staff welcomed students in grades 1 through 12, helping provide a smooth transition […]

Opening day message to staff focuses on making a difference

| September 6, 2018

Mohonasen Central School District kicked off the new school year with a staff assembly at Mohonasen High School on Sept. 5. Mohonasen Teachers Association President Christine Patterson led the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance, after which Superintendent Shannon Shine and Board of Education President Lisa Gaglioti welcomed staff, encouraging them to make a difference […]

SweetFrog donates school supplies to Bradt Primary

| September 5, 2018

The SweetFrog’s Niskayuna store which hosted a summer-long fundraiser to purchase school supplies for Mohonasen Schools. SweetFrog himself showed up at Bradt School Sept. 5 and delivered three large boxes of supplies just in time for the start of school the next day. Bradt students and staff were on hand to greet him! SweetFrog Delivers […]

Grades 6-12: Please note there are TWO forms to sign for Chromebooks

| September 4, 2018

Please be reminded that all Grades 6-12 parents and students are required to sign both the Acceptable Use Policy and the 1:1 Chromebook Agreement Form in order for a student to receive a Chromebook. The forms are available through the FamilyID signup page. As  of Sept. 4, a number of families have signed only one of […]