Author Archive: Alissa.Ouderkirk

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Download the SchoolMessenger app

| December 12, 2019

With the SchoolMessenger app, you can personalize communications from your school or district into one centralized feed, with 24/7/365 access to important school notifications and news. The app gives you access to school notifications of all types (voice, email, and text messages) inside a single inbox. You can also change your contact preferences on either […]

Community member sign-up for SchoolMessenger

| December 12, 2019

Are you a non-parent or community member who would like to continue to receive news from the Mohonasen schools? Now that we have transitioned from School News Notifier (SNN) to SchoolMessenger, we want to continue to share news from our schools with you. If you do not currently have children in Mohonasen Central School District, […]

Senior choir member performs at All-State Festival

| December 9, 2019

Mohonasen senior Stephanie Eckl was selected to perform at the prestigious NYSSMA All-State Festival in Rochester this past weekend. Stephanie sang in the All-State Mixed Choir along with approximately 250 other students selected from across the state. They performed a concert at the Eastman Theater on Sunday, December 8. In order to be chosen for […]

D-i-s-t-a-l: Eighth-grader wins Draper Spelling Bee

| December 5, 2019

Is it an “a” or an “o”? After 25 rounds, Draper eighth-grader Alexandra Greenwood placed first in the annual Draper Spelling Bee by correctly spelling the word distal. She and eighth-grader Spencer Pease went toe-to-toe for several rounds before Alex took the crown, taking turns spelling words such as unquenchable, diaphoresis, visite, levees, gallium, Giza, […]

Congrats to Draper’s November students of the month

| December 5, 2019

Congratulations to the following Draper Students of the Month for Empathy: Yaricelle Haze, Keegan McGovern (absent from photo), Bella Lombardi, Bella Burgess, Genevieve Fletcher, Aubrie Tighe, Olga Melecio (Absent from Photo), Alec Flansbury, Amelia Musto, Giovanni D’Auge, Dylan Vandenburg, Taylor Shults, Ella Scorzafava and Victoria Hladik.

Next BOE meeting Monday, Dec. 16

| December 5, 2019

The Dec. 2 Board of Education meeting that was canceled because of bad weather will not be rescheduled. Instead, agenda items will be moved to the next Board of Education meeting Monday, Dec. 16.

Draper Spelling Bee moved to Thursday 12/5

| December 3, 2019

Because of the snow days and altered schedules, the Draper Spelling Bee has been pushed to Thursday, Dec. 5.

16 Draper students recognized for character, citizenship

| November 27, 2019

Congratulations to the following Draper students who were recognized during the Student Appreciation Breakfast on Tuesday, Nov. 26. Students are recognized for character and citizenship. Hannah Ceccucci Isabella DiPietro Cole Secor Mariah Prusecki Abby Marriner Noah Madden Sophia Parker Giovanni Renda Leo Segovia Kaitlyn Jones Alexandria VanderVoort Nadine Markle Laurel Karp Danika Sanders Madeline Bleau […]

36 Mohon drivers lauded for 416 total years of safe driving

| November 26, 2019

Thirty-six of Mohonasen’s bus drivers were recognized for a combined 416 years of operating vehicles without experiencing preventable accidents. Bus Driver Raymond Slingerland is solely responsible for driving safely for four decades and was awarded the Golden Steering Wheel by the Mohonasen Transportation Department. Utica National, the company which insures the district’s vehicles, annually recognizes […]

A dozen students named Shining Stars

| November 26, 2019

Each month, the music department chooses a group of Shining Stars to recognize for positive behavior and constant good effort. These students come prepared, work hard and have a good attitude. They are role models to their peers, and not only talented in their musical skills, but exhibit respect for the classroom, peers and teacher. […]