Category: Pinewood Intermediate


  • Half-day schedule on Tues. & Thurs. for grades K-8

    As a result of the excessive temperatures expected this week, we are switching to a half-day schedule for students in grades K-8 on Tuesday, June 18, and Thursday, June 20. All high school Regents exams are still as scheduled. The District is closed on Wednesday for Juneteenth. Draper dismissal for Tuesday and Thursday will be at 10:50…


  • 2024 District Art Show video

    For those who could not attend the 2024 Art Show, Draper art teacher Mr. Blais, created a video showcasing our amazing district artists featured in the show.


  • Incoming Grade 6 information night

    Draper held its incoming Grade 6 information night on Monday, June 3, for grade 5 parents whose children will be attending Draper in the Fall. If you were not able to attend the meeting, please check out the presentation which covers important information for incoming grade 6 students.


  • Grade 5 field day

    The energy was off the charts as our fifth-graders competed in relay races, tug-of-war and more. From epic victories to heartwarming team spirit, this field day was a day to remember. Thanks to everyone who made it a success!


  • Voters approve school budget and buses; Montagino, Perretta and Giardono elected to the Board of Education

    Mohonasen voters approved the proposed 2024-25 school budget with 493 voting in support of the $67.8 million spending plan and 226 voting against. The budget calls for a tax levy increase of 1.84%. In the Board of Education election, Ericka Montagino was elected for a second term and Theodore Perretta and Nicholas Giardono were elected…


  • Mohonasen Spring Concerts

    The music department invites the Mohonasen community to enjoy the upcoming Spring Concert Series. All concerts are held in the high school auditorium and are free to the public. Concert Dates: Draper and High School Select Ensemble Concert Thursday, April 256:30 p.m. Draper Middle School Grades 6-8 Spring Concert Tuesday, May 146 p.m. High School Spring…


  • Pinewood Basket Raffle

    We are excited to announce that Pinewood is planning some special fifth grade end of the year events. In an effort to fund these events, the grade 5 committee is sponsoring a basket raffle. Each grade 5 team has created a themed basket. If you would like to win one of the themed baskets, please…


  • Pinewood students come face to face with geckos, dragons and more at Capital Region BOCES

    Students from Mrs. Vumbaco’s fifth grade class visited the Capital Region BOCES Pet Tech program on March 12, learning about animals ranging from geckos to bearded dragons and canines that Pet Tech students learn to care for. Career and Technical Education (CTE) Teacher Helen Thompson and her students guided the younger learners through various stations…


  • Seen at; 2024 Family Fun Fair

    Hundreds of community members gathered at Draper Middle School for the K-6 Family Fun Fair on March 7. Students had the opportunity to participate in STEM activities, art projects and athletics. VIA Aquarium joined the fun and provided students (and families) a chance to see and interact with reptiles and marine invertebrates. Mohon Masque Jr.…


  • Mohonasen students featured in the 15th Annual K-8 Empire State Plaza Art Exhibition

    March is National Youth Art Month and many of the district’s talented young artists are being featured in the K-8 Empire State Plaza Art Collection Exhibit. Their artwork will be exhibited at the Empire State Plaza in Albany on the South Concourse from March 6 – 22. You can view around 1,200 pieces of artwork…