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Pinewood Box Tops off to great start

| October 12, 2018

Thanks to the great efforts of students at Pinewood Intermediate School, students are on their way to raising $1,000 for the school. To date, more than $100 has been raised, and the collection slips continue to pour in to school. Five students’ names were chosen from all the Box Tops submission slips that were collected […]

Important information regarding admission to home athletic events

| October 11, 2018

Students in grades K through 8 must be accompanied by an adult In an effort to maintain the utmost safety and security, Mohonasen Central School District requires that all students in grades K-8 be accompanied by an adult at home athletic events, including Friday night’s Homecoming football game. High school students may enter through the […]

Manufacturing Day gives students glimpse of future career options

| October 5, 2018

Mohonasen High School students got a first-hand look at the manufacturing process during tours of two local manufacturers on Tuesday, Oct. 2. More than 75 students toured the design rooms and shop floors of STS Steel and Package One Industries, both in Schenectady. The site visits were planned in conjunction with Manufacturing Day, a national […]

Meet the AD and Coaches Night is Oct. 10

| October 3, 2018

Athletes, parents and guardians are invited to meet Mohonasen’s new Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics David Austin along with team coaches from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the High School LGI. Meet the AD and Coaches Night features a brief introduction and presentation from Mr. Austin, followed by a chance to […]

‘Be Kind,’ ‘Hello’ t-shirts on sale now

| October 1, 2018

“Choose Kind: It Matters” shirts as well as the new “Hello! Just Say It.” shirts are on sale now to help spread the message that something as simple as saying “hello” can have a lasting impact on someone’s life. The fundraiser, sponsored by Draper’s Peers for Peace Club, is part of Draper’s “Start with Hello” […]

Bus drivers wanted

| September 30, 2018

Mohonasen Central School District is looking for reliable substitute bus drivers. The district provides free training for the required CDL Class B license. Mohonasen bus drivers typically work two shifts each day, from 6:45-8:45 a.m. and 2-4 p.m. “This is a great job for reliable drivers who like working with kids in our community and […]

‘Go home early’ drill is Thursday, Oct. 4

| September 27, 2018

Regulations from the Commissioner of Education require school districts to conduct annual drills to exercise their School Emergency Management Plan. Mohonasen Central School District will holds its practice Early Emergency Release Day – or “go home early drill” – on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018. All students will be dismissed 15 minutes before normal dismissal time. […]

Opening day message to staff focuses on making a difference

| September 6, 2018

Mohonasen Central School District kicked off the new school year with a staff assembly at Mohonasen High School on Sept. 5. Mohonasen Teachers Association President Christine Patterson led the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance, after which Superintendent Shannon Shine and Board of Education President Lisa Gaglioti welcomed staff, encouraging them to make a difference […]

Pinewood parents can purchase school supply bundle

| August 1, 2018

For the 2018-19 school year, Pinewood has partnered with Supplies Made Simple to make a one-stop location for the purchase of school supplies. The goal is to work with our families to make the back-to-school process easier and less stressful for parents by simply choosing the classroom teacher on the Supplies Made Simple website, making […]

Pinewood 2020-21 Supply Lists

| July 17, 2018

Get a head start on the next school year with the 2020-21 school supply lists below. Jump to: Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5 Grade 3 Supply List Core List 5 hard plastic, colored folders: purple, yellow, red, green and blue Two packs of (24) #2 pencils – sharpened Two glue sticks One highlighter Five […]