Archive for September, 2019

New job openings

| September 30, 2019

The district is currently looking to fill the following positions. To apply, please view our Employment page and fill out the proper application. Coaching JV Girls’ Basketball Varsity Boys’ Basketball JV Boys’ Basketball Modified Boys’ Basketball Sub Positions School Monitor – $13.90 Cafeteria Aide – $11.80 Teacher Aide – $11.80 Teacher Assistant – $12.40 Bus […]

Chicken BBQ to support MohonCARES

| September 27, 2019

Join us Friday, Oct. 11 before the Homecoming game for a Chicken BBQ Fundraiser. For $13, you’ll get a 1/2 chicken, coleslaw, potato, a roll and water. Proceeds will help MohonCARES (Connecting Area Resources to Empower Students). You can order take out or join the Mohonasen Family Picnic in front of the high school. You […]

High School Open House Thursday night

| September 24, 2019

Mohonasen High School will host an Open House beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 26. Students will be given a copy of their schedules to bring home on Thursday. Please bring those with you for Open House.

Start with Hello merchandise available now

| September 24, 2019

Last year, Draper’s “Start with Hello” campaign bridged the gaps between students and encouraged positivity throughout the school — so we’re bringing it back this year! The Sandy Hook Promise-sponsored week started Monday. Every student at Draper is participating in a classroom lesson on social isolation, empathy, and how to reach out and help students […]

Mohon grad speaks to high school tech students

| September 19, 2019

Graduate Emily Bascom spoke to students in George Reluzco’s Intro to Engineering Design class this month. Emily recently finished her first year at University of Washington where she is majoring in Infomatics, a branch of Computer Science. “She did an awesome job describing her high school experience, choices for HS classes, how she selected and […]

Local partners provide MohonCARES supplies, clothes, money to start school year

| September 19, 2019

Members of Life.Church in Albany made several trips into Bradt Primary School Monday carrying bags and bags of supplies, clothing and food to support the district’s MohonCARES mission. And then to top off the thousands of dollars in physical donations, they handed Superintendent Shannon Shine a check for $15,000. “Almost half of our students live […]

Saratoga Elks present $2,500 check to Mohon Jazz Ensemble

| September 19, 2019

The Saratoga-Wilton Elks Lodge #161 and the Avant-Garde Alumni Drum Corps presented a check to the Mohonasen Jazz Ensemble on Wednesday, Sept. 18. The Jazz Ensemble had performed during the Concert Celebrating the Music of Chuck Mangione on June 7 at the Lake Avenue Elementary School, and to thank them for their contribution, the Elks […]

Pinewood students have hand in native plants garden

| September 17, 2019

A Summer Stars class at Pinewood worked with Grade 4 Teacher Mrs. Michelle Evans to create a NYS certified pollinator garden as part of the school’s Peace Garden. “We studied how our pollinators are rapidly declining due to pesticides, hive damage and mites,” Mrs. Evans said. “We decided to build the garden pesticide-free with entirely […]

Annual HS academic ceremony Oct. 23

| September 17, 2019

The 17th annual High School Academic Letter Awards Ceremony will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23 in the high school auditorium. Letters will be going out shortly to the students who will be recognized at the ceremony.

Going to college? Attend this meeting Sept. 18

| September 12, 2019

It’s time for College Application Kickstart. A must-attend for anyone going to college, learn college preparation tips at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18 in the High School LGI. Students should bring their Chromebooks to this program. Please sign up in Naviance if you plan to attend as seating is limited. To register, please go to Your student should log […]