Archive for October, 2019

Spooky, scary! Festivities at Bradt, Pinewood spread smiles

| October 31, 2019

Students at Bradt Primary participated in classroom parties and ate festive snacks. View photos from Bradt’s parties here. Students at Pinewood Elementary participated in the school’s annual Monster Dash. View photos from Pinewood’s event here.

Would you like to sponsor music students?

| October 30, 2019

Every year the Music Parents Organization helps raise money for the hard-working students of the community. In the past years, Music Parents have helped support student’s payments for field trips, new instruments, Senior Award Scholarships, and much more. To help the Music Parents with their efforts to support children, the music department would like to […]

Congrats to ‘Friend of Education’ Mrs. Eggleston!

| October 28, 2019

Laura Eggelston, ENL teacher, will be honored with the Capital Area School Development Association (CASDA) Friends of Education Award on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the fourth annual Friends of Education Dinner being held at the Albany Marriott Hotel. CASDA presents this award to recognize the selfless contributions of individuals who dedicate themselves to serving students […]

High School Semi-Formal Nov. 26

| October 28, 2019

High School Semi-formal is scheduled from 7 to 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26 at the Water’s Edge Lighthouse Restaraunt. Tickets cost $30 per person and are now on sale in Ms. Blinn’s Room No. 96. Students and guests must fill out Semi Formal Promise and Guest Promise. If you have any trouble accessing these forms, […]

Survey: What do you think of the HS Concert/Marching Band?

| October 28, 2019

The Mohonasen School District is currently evaluating the model that we use for “High School Concert and Marching Band.” We are asking for your feedback in order to ensure that Mohonasen students have the best musical education and opportunities that we can provide. To read up on the “High School Concert and Marching Band,” as […]

Bus drivers needed

| October 22, 2019

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 […]

Safely dispose of prescription drugs Oct. 26

| October 22, 2019

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday, Oct. 26, and aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing prescription drugs and educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Rates of prescription drug abuse the U.S. are alarmingly high. Studies show a majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained […]

High School’s October Students of the Month announced

| October 17, 2019

Each month teachers will be nominating students who go above and beyond in the academic setting at Mohonasen High School. Those students who are nominated and chosen to be Academic Student of the Month, have demonstrated one or more of the following characteristics: Excellent academic achievement Perseverance in their academic studies Integrity in their behavior […]

Supt. Shine requests seat at NYS Education Funding Roundtable

| October 15, 2019

Earlier this month, Superintendent Shannon Shine wrote to Sen. Shelley Mayer to discuss her NYS Education Funding Roundtables, where the future of Foundation Aid will be discussed. Shine believes the outcomes of these talks have the potential to significantly impact Mohonasen, so he has requested a seat at the table. Mohonasen is currently an underfunded […]

Halloween Hoopla at MHS Oct. 19

| October 15, 2019

Please join us for Halloween Hoopla from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19th at Mohonasen High School. The event is open to children up to Grade 5. Students can join us dressed in costumes, but all children must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets cost $5 for children and $1 for adults. All proceeds […]