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Draper Rotation Calendar

| December 7, 2018

January 2019 Draper Rotation Calendar(Download print-friendly version) Thursday, Jan. 3: C Friday, Jan. 4: D Monday, Jan. 7: A Tuesday, Jan. 8: B Wednesday, Jan. 9: C Thursday, Jan. 10: D Friday, Jan. 11: A Monday, Jan. 14: B Tuesday, Jan. 15: C Wednesday, Jan. 16: D Thursday, Jan. 17: A Friday, Jan. 18: B […]

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Threat of school violence found Saturday morning deemed not credible

| November 17, 2018

Late Saturday morning, Nov. 17, school district officials were alerted to threatening messages posted by a Schalmont student to a social media site, in which the student mentioned students and staff at Mohonasen Central School District. School officials were immediately in contact with law enforcement who, after conducting an investigation and interviewing the student, determined […]

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Reminder about weather-related announcements

| November 15, 2018

With snow in the forecast, it’s a good time for a reminder about Mohonasen’s weather-related announcements. As always, cancellations, delays or early dismissals are posted on the district’s website. School closings are also announced on the following local TV and radio stations: Channel 6, Channel 9 (Spectrum News), Channel 10, Channel 13, FOX23, WFLY (92.3 […]

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‘Recognizing and Coping with Anxiety’ talk is Nov. 15

| November 9, 2018

Mohonasen High School and Draper Middle School host “Recognizing and Coping with Anxiety,” a Parents as Learning Partners event, from 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15 at Draper Middle School. Jennifer L. Bashant, PhD, will show parents what to look for and how to recognize the various types anxiety, including: Perfectionism Panic Disorder Post-Traumatic Stress […]

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Routine drug sweep completed at high school, middle school

| November 8, 2018

Mohonasen High School and Draper Middle School were part of a routine drug sweep performed today, Thursday, Nov. 8, by Rotterdam police officers accompanied by K-9 dogs. Superintendent of Schools Shannon Shine said the routine trained dog sweep is part of the district’s school safety program. The sweep was coordinated by Mohonasen’s Director of Security […]

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Weekend Backpack program, Food Pantry aim to meet students’ needs

| November 1, 2018

Members of the Mohonasen Central School District staff have committed more than $6,000 to the 2018-19 Weekend Backpack program and high school food pantry. The programs  help students whose families experience food insecurity or hunger. A total of 45 employees made donations through payroll deductions, while additional staff members made direct contributions to the programs. […]

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High School Semi-Formal tickets on sale Nov. 5

| October 29, 2018

The High School Semi-Formal will be held from 7-10:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, at the Waters Edge Lighthouse Restaurant. The cost is $30 per person, and tickets are on sale in Ms. Blinn’s Room #96 beginning Nov. 5. All Mohonasen students who plan to attend the semi-formal must submit a Semi-Formal Promise, and guests […]

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Lockdown drills held at high school, Bradt

| October 26, 2018

Mohonasen conducted formal lockdown drills at Mohonasen High School and Bradt Primary School today (10/26). The drills were conducted by the Rotterdam Police Department, the district’s school resource officer and the Director of Safety and Security. The events lasted approximately 20 minutes each, during which time the buildings went into complete lockdowns as they would […]

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Lockdown drills held at Draper, Pinewood and CAT

| October 25, 2018

Mohonasen conducted formal lockdown drills at Draper Middle School, Pinewood Intermediate School and the Center for Advanced Technology today (10/25). The drills were conducted by the Rotterdam Police Department, the district’s school resource officer and the Director of Safety and Security. The events lasted approximately 20 minutes each, during which time the buildings went into […]

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Draper announces September students of the month

| October 12, 2018

Congratulations to the Draper Middle School “Students of the Month” for September 2018. They are: Grade 6 Lyla Muller Alec Flansburg Isabelle Andreine Andrew Crux Grade 7 Madison Perretta Nick Boilard (not pictured) Taylor Shults Kevin Swint Grade 8 Destiny Ali Vittorio Renda (not pictured) Devin Fortune Trinity Morris Jason Jones Team Giattino Uchenna Smith […]

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