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Career Day 2019 at Pinewood

| February 8, 2019

What if you could learn about going to school to be an engineer, working for the U.S Navy, overseeing the factory production of two super-popular snack foods, serving as a legislative aide and working to promote community use of public libraries? That’s just some of what fifth graders at Pinewood got to experience on Friday, […]

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All-County Music Festival highlights talent at Mohon

| February 8, 2019

Mohonasen High School recently hosted more than 200 of the area’s top student musicians — including more than 65 from Mohonasen — as part of the Schenectady Music All-County Festival. The event was a weekend-long festival that concluded with a concert for the community on January 26. In addition to Mohonasen, other districts participating in the […]

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MohonReads March Madness book bracket is underway

| February 7, 2019

Results from the first round of the first-ever Pinewood Elementary School March Madness-style Book Bracket Challenge were met with big cheers as winners were announced in classrooms the last week in January. A total of 562 Pinewood students voted on their favorites from a field of 16 fiction titles that are among the most popular books […]

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Spring sports registration info

| February 7, 2019

Online registration through FamilyID is now open for all High School Level spring sports. Modified registration will be open on Monday, February 11. ALL ATHLETES MUST BE REGISTERED TO PARTICIPATE. Follow the link below to login or create a new account. A full instructional guide can be found on the Athletics tab of the Mohonasen […]

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Select Orchestra to perform at Disney: How you can help

| February 7, 2019

The Mohonasen Select Orchestra is set to perform in Orlando during the spring vacation as part of Disney’s On Stage Music Program. The group, which includes dozens of the high school’s top musicians, secured the invitation after auditioning to represent the Mohonasen community in front of thousands of guests at Walt Disney World. To defray […]

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Draper’s Great Kindness Challenge begins Jan. 28

| January 24, 2019

Beginning Monday, Jan. 28, Draper Middle School will be participating in the nationally recognized Great Kindness Challenge.  Throughout the week, students and staff at the school are being challenged to complete a 50 Random Acts of Kindness checklist, which includes suggestions such as “help a younger student,” or “sit with a new group of students at […]

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Mo-Tech Open House & 8th Grade Info Night are Jan. 30

| January 24, 2019

The following is a message for families of students in grades 8-11: On Wednesday, January 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m., eighth-grade and high school families are invited to learn more about the exciting programs being offered at Mohonasen High School and The Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) at Mohonasen. Two events will provide students in […]

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Mo-Tech Open House is Wednesday, Jan. 30

| January 24, 2019

High school families, along with community members, are invited to attend an Open House at The Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen and Mohonasen High School on Wednesday, Jan. 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Experience the exciting opportunities of study including Mohonasen’s career exploration in business administration, early childhood education, criminal justice, emerging […]

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8th Grade Information Night is Jan. 30

| January 24, 2019

Eighth Grade Information Night at Mohonasen High School will be held on Wednesday evening, January 30, 2019. It will take place in conjunction with Mo-Tech Night, providing students and families with an exciting look at elective programs available at both the high school and the Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) building in 2019-20. The following […]

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8th Grade Information Night Parent Letter

| January 24, 2019

Dear Parent of an 8th Grade Student: Each year we offer an 8th Grade Information Night for parents and prospective high school freshmen.  We are very excited about welcoming the Class of 2023 to Mohonasen High School and look forward to seeing both parents and students at the High School Information Night this year. The […]

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