Archive for October, 2020

A COVID-19 Update from the Superintendent, Oct. 30

| October 30, 2020

Dear Parents, Faculty and Staff, Happy Friday to All. As we enter into the weekend, I’ve been asked by a number of parents and staff if we are going to close a building or the District due to the positive COVID cases we have experienced. The answer is not as simple as it may seem […]

Letter to Parents: New State Platform Increases School Transparency

| October 30, 2020

Dear Parents, The New York State Education Department (NYSED) has developed a Parent Dashboard to increase transparency and make information about school performance and other school-level data easier for parents and the public to access. The Parent Dashboard is part of New York’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan, which emphasizes equity in education for […]

Important: Learning Mode Change Form Deadline for Bradt, Pinewood

| October 29, 2020

Learning Mode Survey Information Bradt and Pinewood are beginning the process of planning for Trimester 2. If you are interested in making a change in your child’s instructional format, ie “in-person to virtual” or “virtual to in-person”, please complete this form. If you are not requesting a change in format, you do not need to […]

Friday, Oct. 30, is an In-school Half Day for HS and MS

| October 29, 2020

Reminder: Friday, Oct. 30, is an in-school half day for high school and Draper students. Dismissal is at 10:50 a.m. Half Day Schedule Oct 30 2020.

A COVID-19 Update From the Superintendent, Oct. 28

| October 29, 2020

Dear Parents, Faculty and Staff, I am writing to further update you regarding the COVID cases at Mohonasen. The suspected third case has now been confirmed as positive. These three cases are related and it is believed they stemmed from out-of-District contact where the safety protocols which are in place at school were not followed […]

School Pictures Available for Pick Up

| October 28, 2020

School Pictures Available for Pick Up Students who have had their high school pictures taken and have not yet received them should stop by the high school auditorium lobby to pick them up at the following dates and times: Thursday, Oct. 29,  from 8 to 10 a.m. or 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, from 8 to […]

A Message From the Superintendent Regarding Positive COVID-19 Case

| October 26, 2020

Dear Parents, Faculty and Staff, On Sunday evening, October 25th, the District learned of a confirmed case of COVID-19 for someone at the High School. The infected person was last at the High School on Wednesday, October 21st. We are working closely with the Schenectady County Department of Health as they conduct contact tracing surrounding […]

Parent Educational Workshop Free of Charge to Mohonasen CSD Families

| October 23, 2020

Parent Educational Workshop Free of Charge to Mohonasen CSD Families New Choices Prevention Program in Schenectady will offer free virtual seminars to families of Mohonasen Central School District students beginning Oct. 27. The seminar utilizes PAX Tools, which is a collection of evidence-based behavioral strategies to help families promote and improve cooperation and self-regulation skills […]

Draper Middle School virtual open house set for Oct. 22 from 6:30-8 p.m.

| October 22, 2020

This year’s Draper Middle School open house event will be held virtually on Thursday, Oct. 22 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Parents are encouraged to view a brief introductory video from Principal Arket prior to the beginning of the event. The video provides a welcome to school families and also includes instructions to navigate the virtual […]

Student Picture Updates

| October 21, 2020

Student Picture Updates Lifetouch school pictures have arrived at the high school. Pictures will be distributed on Wednesday, Oct. 21, through Monday, Oct. 26, during student lunches. Students should report to their assigned cafeteria to receive their pictures. Completely remote students who have had their pictures taken can pick up their pictures at the high […]