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Pinewood Spelling Bee coming in December

| November 13, 2019

Pinewood students will have the opportunity to see how important and fun spelling is. Each classroom will hold a classroom Spelling Bee on Friday, Dec. 13.  A practice word list will be sent home with students on Monday, Dec. 2.  The winners from each classroom will then participate in a school-wide Spelling Bee on Wednesday, […]

MohonCARES thank you!

| November 13, 2019

The following message is from Superintendent of Schools Shannon Shine: “Thank you to everyone who has supported MohonCARES this year.  Your contributions have made a big difference in meeting the basic food, clothing and supply needs of our students.  “Whatever It Takes” immediately comes to my mind in this regard. Consider me #MohonProud of your […]

Draper Spelling Bee is coming in November

| November 12, 2019

Coming soon: the annual Draper Spelling Bee! In-class spelling bees will take place Friday, Nov. 22 and Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. The schoolwide spelling bee will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 4 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Draper Multipurpose Room (LGI). The snow date for the schoolwide event is Dec. 5. The spelling […]

Science Olympiad raising funds at Blaze Pizza

| November 6, 2019

Enjoy yourself and support Science Olympiad MHS from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6 at Blaze Pizza in Niskayuna. Bring this flyer or show it on your phone before paying. Blake Pizza will donate 20 percent of proceeds from your meal back to the organization.

Congrats to the Oct. 28 Warriors of the Week!

| November 6, 2019

Congratulations to Tyler Reinke, Alek Britten (Football) and Emma Sinisgalli (Varsity XC) for earning WOW (Warrior of the Week) honors for the week of Oct. 28. Tyler Reinke and Alek Britten (Football) Tyler Reinke and Alek Britten had big games in a convincing 23-0 victory at Columbia last Wednesday. Reinke finished the game with 22 […]

Congrats to Draper’s October students of the month

| November 5, 2019

Congratulations to the following Draper Students of the Month for October: Aeden Moore, Henry Paul, Airelyss Rosado, Madeline Bleau, Olivia Andriola, Brooke Bivins, Matthew Rogers, Nick Tedisco, Aiden Engel, Sara Duell, Morgan Castelli, Marquel Golden, and Brianna Powell. Makaila Gerstman is absent from the photo. All October students of the month have been acknowledged by […]

1,000 Book Club kicks off at Bradt

| November 5, 2019

Bradt leadership is now in the process of taking inventory of the bags of books to be used for the 1,000 Book Club. This will require that all bags of books be returned with your child by Friday, Nov. 15. We will use the following week to check-in all bags and by Friday, Nov. 22 […]

Mohon Masque presents “Peter and the Starcatcher”

| November 1, 2019

Mohon Masque will present “Peter and the Starcatcher” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, Friday, Nov. 8 and Saturday, Nov. 9 in the Center for Advanced Technology blackbox theater. The Tony-winning “Peter and the Starcatcher” upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan comes to be The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (a.k.a. […]

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 […]