Archive for August, 2020

Reminder: How to pay your school taxes

| August 28, 2020

As a reminder, taxpayers cannot make tax payments within the school district. Cash payments, instead, are accepted by appointment only at Rotterdam Town Hall. You can make an appointment between 8 a.m. and noon Monday through Friday. You must follow CDC guidelines for social distancing. Checks or money orders will only be accepted by mail or at […]

Parent survey now closed, contact your principal

| August 21, 2020

The mandatory survey for parents has now been closed. If you have not yet completed it, or need to revise your submission, please contact your child’s school as soon as possible to provide this mandatory information.

Grade 6 tours by appointment only

| August 19, 2020

Hello, Grade 6 Families, This is a friendly reminder that our Grade 6 Tours are scheduled for tomorrow 8/20 and Wednesday 8/26. They are by appointment only. Please call 518-356-8350 to schedule your 20-minute tour. We have been able to set up most grade 6 classrooms with desks six feet apart. However, we do have […]

Rewatch/Tune in: Virtual Parent Forums this week

| August 17, 2020

Mohonasen will be hosting three virtual parent forums, and one for staff only, this week (each link below leads to the live stream that will be available on that date): Rewatch: Monday, August 17 Rewatch: Tuesday, August 18 Rewatch: Wednesday, August 19 Thursday, August 20th, 2:00 – 3:00 PM for teachers and other Mohonasen staff […]

Superintendent Update: Aug. 14

| August 14, 2020

Dear Parents, Faculty and Staff, Since we released our Reopening Plan last week (read here), we have received many questions from parents looking for more specific information. We have compiled your questions into a comprehensive Frequently Asked Questions document which you will find here. Elementary parents can learn more about Bradt and Pinewood’s plan here. […]

Reopening Mohonasen: Frequently Asked Questions

| August 14, 2020

The district has received hundreds of questions from families since the beginning of July. Click here to view the answers to frequently asked questions that we know at this time. Please remember, our plans continue to evolve and anything is subject to change. If you have questions that have not been answered in this FAQ […]

Grade 6 Tours

| August 11, 2020

Hello Incoming Grade 6 Parents, I hope you and your family have made the best of this very unique summer. We plan to offer tours of Draper for incoming grade 6 students on Thursday, August 20 from 7am-4:30 pm and Wednesday, August 26 from 7-11:30 am. Students will have the opportunity to walk the building […]

Students in 9-12 may need graphic calculator

| August 10, 2020

Students who are currently enrolled in high school Regents math courses (CC Algebra 1, CC Geometry, CC Algebra 2) are required to have a graphing calculator for use at home. The following calculators are acceptable for use in Regents math courses, as well as on Regents exams. TI 84 Plus TI 84 Plus CE TI […]

Pinewood class letters, supply lists, PTO info coming

| August 10, 2020

Please be advised that due to COVID-19 and where we will be directed as a school district on reopening, we will be sending out Class Placement Letters, school supply lists, and PTO related information later than in previous years. Below is the tentative schedule: Grades 3-5 the week of August 17-21. Please contact the main […]

Superintendent Update: August 7, 2020

| August 7, 2020

Dear Parents, Faculty and Staff,     Earlier today Mohonasen posted our re-entry plan on our website and also submitted it to the New York State Department of Education and the New York State Department of Health. You may view the complete plan here, https://www.mohonasen.org/about-us/mohonasen-reopening-plan/.  We had been granted a one week extension from the original deadline […]