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Mohon is hiring bus drivers!

| July 14, 2020

Mohonasen is hiring bus drivers! You do not need a commercial license to apply. Applicants must be 21 years of age with a clean driving record and enjoy working with children. Drivers work flexible, part-time schedules and begin at a rate of $17 an hour.  Mohonasen bus drivers typically work in the morning and the afternoon with […]

Summer meals for kids available nearby

| June 27, 2019

Nutritious free meals are available for children and teens 18 and younger at many locations throughout the summer while school is out of session. In the Schenectady area, Schenectady Community Ministries (SICM) is beginning its 25th year of serving Summer Meals for Teens and Kids. SiCM’s Summer Meals Program serves free breakfast and lunch to the […]

Draper Students of the Month for June

| June 27, 2019

Congratulations to the following Draper Middle School students who were honored during the month of June: Team 6-1 Abigail Donnelly – Abigail is conscientious; hardworking; always has her work done; makes the team better. Patrick Casey – Patrick is hardworking; great citizen; helpful; positive attitude. Team 6-2 Landon Love – Landon has a positive attitude; […]

Jazz Ensemble featured in tribute to Chuck Mangione

| June 13, 2019

On Friday, June 7, the Mohonasen High School Jazz Ensemble performed in Saratoga Springs at the Chuck Mangione Tribute Concert. Mangione, the internationally renowned artist, was in attendance along with his brother, jazz pianist Gap Mangione and other members of his family. Mohonasen was one of three area high school jazz ensembles and one drum-and-bugle […]

Supporting the Mohon Marching Band is as easy as 1-2-3

| June 13, 2019

1. Stop by our June 21 BBQ The Mohon Band Boosters will host a Wagon Train Chicken BBQ on Friday, June 21 at the Rotterdam Fire District #2 at 1400 Curry Rd. BBQ will begin at 5 p.m. until dinners are sold out. A $12 dinner includes a half BBQ chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, and […]

May 13, 2019 Minutes

| June 6, 2019

Minutes of the Meeting of the Board of Education, Monday, May 13, 2019 Farnsworth Technology Center | Mohonasen High School Budget Hearing & Meet the Candidates A Budget Hearing and Meet the Candidates forum was held at 6:00 PM Prior to the Board meeting. Call to Order The Board meeting was called to order by […]

Seniors honored for athletic achievements

| June 6, 2019

The Mohonasen athletic department hosted Senior Athlete Awards Night on Wednesday, June 5 at Treviso by Mallozzi’s. Many accomplishments were celebrated including the following individual award winners: Female Senior Athlete of the Year– Emily Racana Male Senior Athlete of the Year- Duncan Tallman Female Warrior Award Winner– Samantha Bigness Male Warrior Award Winner– Brendan Dunleavy […]

Draper Students of the Month for May

| June 6, 2019

Congratulations to the following Draper Middle School students who were honored during the month of May: Team 6-1 Ava DiCocco –  Ava is a true friend; she does well in school and exhibits a positive attitude. Jack Keogh – Jack is a conscientious student; kind, caring and a true role model. Team 6-2 Jordan Tillman […]

Athletics announces student Warriors of the Week

| June 6, 2019

Congratulations to Dylan Hart (Unified Basketball) and Lena Calkins (Varsity Track and Field).  They are Mohonasen’s final WOW (Warrior of the Week) award winners of the year.  Each week, we will highlight one male and one female student-athlete (modified, JV or varsity level) for athletic accomplishments based on the following criteria: The athlete should have made a significant impact to a contest within […]

Pinewood Birthday Book Program off to a great start

| May 30, 2019

What was the hottest birthday gift for kids at Pinewood this year? It was the gift of reading. And thanks to the new Pinewood Library Birthday Book Program, it is a gift that is being shared with all students at the school. Introduced earlier this year by librarian Mindy Holland, the Birthday Book Program gives […]