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Students to be inducted into math and science honor societies

| January 30, 2020

The following students were recently accepted to the Mohonasen chapter of the NYS Mathematics Honor Society and/or the NYS Science Honor Society. The induction ceremony will be Thursday, February 6th at 3:30 in the LGI. Math Honor Society Inductees Justin Andriola Veronica Audette Ryan Brazee Zoey Flansburg Benedetto Fusco Isaac Nevin – D’Allaird Hunter Phillips […]

Student musicians participate in Schenectady all county festival

| January 30, 2020

More than 30 Mohonasen student musicians participated in the Schenectady All County Festival. This festival combined students from all of the Schenectady County schools who rehearsed together for two days, and then performed on Saturday, Jan. 25. This year’s concert featured Middle School Band, Middle School Orchestra and a High School Treble Chorus. Congratulations to […]

SAVE THE DATE: Family Fun Fair, April 2

| January 28, 2020

Mohonasen’s 6th Annual Family Fun Fair is scheduled for Thursday, April 2 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M at the Draper Middle School. Whether inside or outside of the classroom, the Family Fun Fair is an opportunity to see the talents and programs that our faculty and students have to offer. All students in kindergarten through […]

Balfour available during lunch periods on Jan. 29 and Jan. 30

| January 27, 2020

Balfour representatives will be available on Wednesday, Jan. 29 and Thursday, Jan. 30 for graduating seniors to purchase their cap and gown. Representatives will be in the gym lobby during lunch periods. The cost of the cap and gown package is $24.00. The cost of an extra tassel is $6.00.    

Mohon a cappella group wins ICHSA northeast quarterfinals

| January 27, 2020

On Friday, Jan. 24, Mohonasen’s a cappella group, For Good Measure, placed first at the International Championship of High School A capella (IHCSA) northeast quarterfinals held at RPI. In addition to taking first place in the competition, D’Sean Madison-Key won Outstanding Vocal Percussion, Anthony Mucci won Outstanding Soloist and the group was recognized for Outstanding […]

High School Information Night

| January 27, 2020

Are you an 8th grade student? Are you curious about the different courses and pathways offered at the high school? Do you want more information about the various course electives that you can take? Then come to the 8th grade information night on Wednesday, January 29th from 6:00-7:15 P.M. at the high school. You will […]

The READ Bowl comes to Pinewood

| January 23, 2020

The READ Bowl kicked off on January 17 in Pinewood Intermediate where students have been challenged to have the most minutes read by their class by Friday, January 31. Students are developing their reading and teamwork skills through the READ Bowl as they read toward earning a pizza or ice cream party for their entire […]

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 […]