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Business Advisory Board aims to connect students with area businesses

| January 22, 2020

Workforce development was the topic of conversation at Mohonasen’s first Business Advisory Board meeting of 2020, held last Thursday, Jan. 16. Superintendent Shannon Shine opened the meeting of students, educators and local business leaders, with the purpose of the Business Advisory Board – to work together to act as a school resource by offering expertise, […]

Celebration of Cultures, March 4

| January 22, 2020

Please save the date and join us for Mohonasen’s Celebration of Cultures. Location: Draper Middle School Cafeteria Date: Wednesday, March 4 2020 Time: 6:00 p.m. It is our tradition at Mohonasen to invite you to share a taste of your culture. Whether you feel like wearing the traditional dress of your country or sharing a […]

Mohon Swim Coach, Kate Streeter, Recognized for Accomplishments

| January 17, 2020

Mohonasen Girls Swimming Coach, Kate Streeter has been selected by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) as the 2018-19 New York Girls Swimming & Diving Coach of the Year. Kate was specifically nominated by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association as the most deserving recipient for this honor. This […]

Mohon Masque Jr.’s presents “Into the Woods Jr.”

| January 15, 2020

Mohon Masque Jr. will present “Into the Woods Jr.” this Friday, Jan. 17 at 7PM and this Saturday, Jan. 18 at 3PM in the High School Auditorium. With over sixty students, including cast and crew, the show is a mix of fairy tales including Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Ridinghood and Jack and the Beanstalk. The […]

Draper Students Showcase Work at Annual Art Show

| January 15, 2020

On Monday, January 13, the 4th annual Draper art show was held in the Mohonasen High School art gallery. The exhibit showcased artwork by students in grades 6-8. Artwork including drawing, painting, collage, photography and more was on display for parents, friends and families to see. For additional photos, please visit the district Facebook page.

Survey Results: High School Concert and Marching Band

| January 14, 2020

The Mohonasen Board of Education wishes to thank parents and students who participated in a recent survey regarding High School Concert and Marching Band.  The results of the survey may be viewed by clicking here.  Open ended comments were also carefully reviewed by the Board.  Currently, we are continuing to work with the Music Department […]

Middle School and High School Musicians participate in Suburban Council Music Festival

| January 13, 2020

On Saturday, January 11th, student musicians from both Mohonasen High School and Draper Middle School participated in the Suburban Council Music Festival. This selective festival featured top musicians from the various Suburban Council schools. The groups that performed in this year’s concert were High School Band, High School Orchestra, Middle School Chorus and Middle School […]

Draper Student Art Show is Mon, Jan. 13

| January 9, 2020

Draper Middle School will host its annual art show from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 13, in the Mohonasen High School art gallery. The exhibit will showcase artwork by students in grades 6-8, including drawing, painting, collage, photography and more. The artwork will be on display through the end of the month.

MohonCARES Awarded Two Grants for 2020 School Year

| January 9, 2020

MohonCARES recently received the first of two $2,000 grants for the 2020 school year thanks to Johnathan Wilsey and his company, Foresters Financial. These grants were established to provide funding for the Snack Attack program established through MohonCARES. Through the first grant, the Snack Attack initiative was able to purchase more than 5,000 individual snacks […]

Honors Course Application Process to Begin

| January 8, 2020

The honors course application process for grades 10-12 will begin on Friday, January 10. In order to be considered for an honors level course, students must complete an honors course application. Below are the courses that require an honors application: Earth Science Honors AP Biology AP Chemistry AP Physics Global 9H AP World AP United […]