The Draper Middle School Yearbook is on sale now at the special price of $25. You can purchase your yearbook online at www.balfour.com. The deadline is April 19, 2019. After that, the cost will be $30. If you have any questions, call 518-356-8380.
Archive for December, 2018
More than a dozen Mohonasen High School students have made it their mission to share in difficult conversations with their peers on issues of stereotyping, race and culture. They are part of a three-district “study circle” with other student leaders from neighboring school districts. Joining students from Niskayuna High School and Schenectady High School, the […]
Coming soon: the annual Draper Spelling Bee! In-class spelling bees will take place Friday, Jan. 4 and Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. The schoolwide spelling bee will take place on Thursday, Jan. 10 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Draper Multipurpose Room (LGI). The snow date for the schoolwide event is January 11. The […]
The following is a piece published in Parent Today, a resource produced by Capital Region BOCES designed to give you the information and tools you need to encourage your children’s school success. With the holidays fast approaching, your child might be perfecting their gift lists, and giving might not be a thought in their head. Perhaps […]
In an effort to strengthen emergency communications for families, the Mohonasen Central School District is introducing text messaging and automated phone calls through School Messenger. The School Messenger system will fully replace School News Notifier (SNN) for district and school communications in the coming months. In addition to the text messaging and phone calls, […]
Team work. Collaboration. Time management. Communication. These are all skills employers are searching for when hiring the next generation of workers. They are also skills that employers time and again report as being in short supply in today’s labor market. However, those sought-after skills were on full display recently for area business leaders as students […]
Dec. 12, 2018 Mohonasen High School held a Lasagna Cook-off this week, as participants worked to help feed families in need for the holidays. This is part of an overall effort to maintain the school’s food pantry and have a continuous supply of food for those who need it. Six lasagna recipes were submitted and […]
Mohonasen High School held a lasagna cook off after school today with the end goal of helping feed families in need for the holidays. Six lasagna recipes were submitted and cooked by faculty and a taste testing was held among students and staff. The winning recipe will be duplicated and lasagna pans will be prepared […]
Congratulations to the Mohonasen Transportation Department for being honored by the Rotterdam Boys & Girls Club with a 2018 annual Partners in Programs Award for its outstanding safety record transporting students to and from the facility on a daily basis. Also on hand to honor transportation officials was New York State Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara.
Fourth graders in Mrs. Altomer’s and Mrs. MacMaster’s classes at Pinewood School held a Native American Iroquois Harvest Festival to showcase their work for parents and families. Some of the activities included: Playing Native American games once played by the Iroquois of the Eastern Woodlands Viewing informative PowerPoint presentations in the computer lab Perusing detailed […]