Mohansic Goes to the Bronx Zoo

Mohansic Goes to the Bronx Zoo, on Saturday 3/24.

Please see all the details below and the attached document containing a Zoo Map and agenda for the day.
  • All Mohansic Families are invited to join us at the zoo. Siblings and extended family members are welcome.
  • Ticket Cost is $10.00 per person. And can be purchased on Eventbrite by clicking HERE.
  • Ticket price includes: Parking, General Admission, Congo Gorilla Forest entry, and special activities listed below. Children 2 and under are free, and everyone can stay and enjoy the zoo for the rest of the day.
  • Please note that all attendees will need to purchase a ticket except for children 2 and under. Bronx Zoo Memberships are not valid for entry to this event since we have arranged for educational experiences and opportunities tailored to our OSOB program.
  • Each person will need a bracelet to enter. Bracelets will be given out at check in at the Zoo. Please stop at the check in table.
  • ENTER AT THE SOUTHERN BOULEVARD & GROAT ST. (GATE C) and park in the Employee Parking Lot.
  • We will be gathering at Schiff Family Hall @ 9:30 am. and walking to the Congo. This is about a 10 minute walk.

Click Here for Printable Map and Agenda

Wee Deliver

The Wee Deliver Post Office will be open starting January 16th, 2018.

Our office has conducted 2nd grade job interviews, created a work schedule, and published the 2018 Mohansic Directory. Click Here ==> Wee Deliver Directory

All 2nd grade students will have the opportunity to help collect, cancel, check, sort or deliver mail.

If you would like to volunteer, we always need assistance.  You can sign up for a day by clicking HERE.

All volunteer shifts are from 9:05am – 9:35 am M/W/F unless otherwise noted

We hope that you will encourage your children to send letters to their classmates, friends and staff members.  Don’t forget, that you can write letters to your children too. They love getting notes from family members.

You can print the Wee Deliver letter templates here, or use any kind of paper or envelopes, as long as you follow the correct address format.  Letters are deposited in the mailbox located in Mohansic’s main entryway. Please note that letters can take a few weeks to be delivered.

Penguin Paper

AprilvShower Paper

Staff App Letter

Elephant and Piggie Winter Template

Minecraft Winter Template

Minions Winter Template

Happy Birthday Template

Happy Valentines Day Template

Let it Snow Template

March – Lion – Lamb template

We hope this is an educational and enjoyable experience for all.  If you have any questions please contact Chairperson Daniella Sammon , Amy Perl, or  PTA President Dana Alongi.

How to address a letter:

  1. Always use a stamp (you can draw one or use a sticker – be creative)
  2. Use the street address in the Directory. (Do not use Class Code)
  3. The School’s city, state and zip code are Mohansic, NY 10598
  4. Be sure to include your return address

Pictures from Trunk or Treat and a special offer from Summer Trails

Thank you to Summer Trails for attending our Trunk or Treat event again this year. They have sent us all the pictures they took with their Fall backdrop. Click HERE to access the link. We appreciate the continued support!
Summer Trails is also extending a special opportunity to Mohansic families. First time campers are eligible for a free week when you enroll for 3 or more weeks. Additionally, Summer Trails will support the PTA with a donation of $100 per family that enrolls during the entire month of December.


The Mohansic Memories Yearbook is a wonderful keepsake that captures all the events your children participate in throughout the year.

The Yearbook Chairs are Megan Goldstein and Meagen Horton  914-462-2491

If you would like to join the yearbook committee or have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact them via e-mail by clicking on their name above or by phone.

To purchase a yearbook – visit and enter Mohansic’s school code 13067

Information about the 2017-18 Yearbook

Yearbook – $25 (until 12/31/17) Beginning January 1 – price will increase to $35.00

Optional Personalized Cover – $10 – Deadline 12/31/17

3rd Grade Booster (text and photo – for 3rd Graders only) $25  – deadline March 1, 2018

Classic Booster (text only- available for all students K-3) $12.50 – deadline March 1, 2018

Business Ads (available for local business owners) Price varies

Business ads will appear in the back of the book, and all Mohansic families with small business, can purchase one.  It gives excellent exposure to our wonderful Yorktown families,  all while helping to offset the cost of the book and keep the price low. Contact Meagan Horton for any questions concerning the ads.

The Yearbook Committee is asking for your help capturing the wonderful memories made at Mohansic this year! If you attend school events such as field trips, concerts, or PTA sponsored activities, please consider sharing your photos for consideration in the 2017 edition of Mohansic Memories. While we can’t guarantee your photo will be chosen, all will be considered. Here are three easy ways you can share your photos with us:

  1. Upload Photos from your phone using the HJ eshare app available for free from the App Store and Google Play store!
  • School Code: mohansic
  • You will be prompted to fill in requested information and accept terms and conditions.
  • Photos appear in our photo library and are not accessible for public view.
  1. Upload Photos from your computer on the Herff Jones eshare site!
  • Visit
  • Enter school code “mohansic” to log in.
  • You will be prompted to fill in requested information and accept terms and conditions.
  • Photos appear in our photo library and are not accessible for public view.
  1. Email Photos to

Food Drive and Pillows for Pacientes

2 Ongoing “Drives” at Mohansic:

  • The Yorktown Congress of Teachers annual food collection in support of the Yorktown Food Pantry. Donations of canned non-perishable foods will we collected in the main lobby between 10-29 and 11-8
  • “Pillows for Pacientes” YCSD spearheaded by MESMS is organizing a donation drive to benefit the Puerto Rico Children’s Hospital in Bayamon, PR. Mohansic School has been asked to collect children’s books and art supplies. If you would like to donate either a gently used book from your child’s bookshelf, or a newly purchased art item such as crayons, pencils, glue, stickers etc, please have your child bring them to school via backpack. Collection will run through 11/3.

Thank you for your generosity!

Box Tops

The Mohansic PTA collects boxtops!  Please cut and send in your boxtops with your child.  It is an easy way to make some extra money for our school.  You can even have your kids glue them onto this super cute sheet.  A great rainy day activity!

Click link for Printable version.


School Store Hours

Hello!  We hope everyone had a wonderful summer vacation!  The PTA has been preparing supply kits for those who purchased them.  If you didn’t – don’t fret – the school store will be open again this year.  Pick up any last minute supplies for your child, and even find those hard to get items, like the yellow or purple plastic folders!  You can also send in money with your child on the first day of school with an order form.  Click HERE for a full list of available items. See you Soon!


The Mohansic Memories Yearbook will be distributed this Thursday, 6/15 in the afternoon.
A LIMITED amount of yearbooks are still available for sale.
If you would like to purchase one, please contact Meagan Horton via e-mail at
Please send in $35 via backpack attn: Juliette Horton 2TD/LD.
You may also purchase one in front of the school on Thursday 6/15 from 2:30-3pm.
Remaining books are first come first serve!!

A very special Thank You to Meagan Horton, and Megan Goldstein for all of their hard work and dedication in putting this book together.

They have done a fabulous job!

Fitness Fun Day changed to Thursday 6/8

Hello everyone,

I am so sorry to have to let you all know that Fitness Fun Day will be postponed from Wednesday 6/7 until Thursday 6/8. Due to this terrible rain – they are hoping that the black top and grass will dry off tomorrow and that we will have a day of sun on Thursday. If you signed up to volunteer, please check your schedules…as I know many of you have taken time off of work to be there. If you can not come in on Thursday – please remove yourself from the sign up. Again – I am so sorry – If you can make it – you don’t have to do anything. Time slots will all remain the same.

Click HERE for sign up link.

Any questions –


Story Pirates!

The Story Pirates are coming back to Mohansic Friday June 2nd @ 7pm.

The Nationally acclaimed NYC performance group is returning to act out stories written by OUR 3rd graders!  Don’t miss the show – especially if your child is in 3rd grade! His/Her story will be performed LIVE!

RSVP by sending THIS FORM in via backpack with your child and $5.00 per family.

Thank You!

Questions – Rosanne Brackett –

Wee Deliver is closed!

Our Wee Deliver Post Office is officially closed for the 2016/17 school year.

The mailbox is locked and the year end is upon us!

Our 2nd graders did a fabulous job running the Mohansic Wee Deliver Post Office.

Thank you to our parent volunteers, and to our amazing Chairperson Daniella Sammon who staffed the office every Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the entire program.  It could not have happened without you!

We will see the new class of 2nd graders next year!

Penny Social tickets on sale now!


Tickets are now on sale for the Mohansic Penny Social.  Invitations are on their way home via backpack.  You can return the RSVP with check payable to Mohansic PTA or purchase your ticket on-line at Eventbrite.

Any questions e-mail Rosanne Brackett at

We have some great prizes donated. See what you will have a chance to win!

ACME ~ $50 Gift Card
Appetizer Platter
Bath & Body ~ Candles/Lotions (4 winners)
Bijou Nails ~ $25 Gift Card
Boscobel House and Gardens Tour
CoZi’s barber shop ~ Hot Shave & Hair Cut
Grey Goose Vodka Set
Hudson Creamery ~ $25 Gift Card
J&B Jewelers ~ Bracelets
Law Offices of Jeffrey Asher ~
2 Yankee Tickets sec 203 (2 winners)
Lisa Stone ~ Rodan & Fields
Mohansic PTA ~
Captain Underpants Plush Pack
Diary of a Minecraft Zombie
Mohansic Spirit Wear Basket
Rainbow Magic Box Set
Opie Rodrigues / New York Life
Oscar’s Restaurant ~ $50 Gift Card
Picaboo ~ $50 Gift Card (5 winners)
Rebecca Tucci ~ Tooth Fairy Buddy
Rendezvous Nails ~ Mani/Pedi
Recycled Paws ~ Doggie Basket
Solaris Sports Club ~ 1 Month Membership
Starbucks ~ Coffee & Mug
Stephanie Purcell ~ 1 Music/Voice Lesson
Suburban Wines ~ Wine Basket
The Little Party Shop ~ Basket
Trailside Café /JJ Scoops ~ $25 Gift Card
Triangle Center Barber Shop ~
Free Haircut (2 winners)
W.S Jeung’s Taekwondo ~ 1 Intro Class

Webbers Landscaping ~ Free Lawn Cutting (5 winners)
Wings Over Water ~ $50 Gift Card
Yorktown Cycles ~ $25 Gift Card
Yorktown Grille ~ $50 Gift Card
Yorktown Pet Grooming ~ $50 Gift Card
Zoobooks ~ Free Subscription

Gift Card Combination Prizes
Yorktown Diner $25 / Twist $10
Yorktown Diner $25 / JV Bagels $10
Nonna’s Pizza $30 / No. 1 Kitchen $10
Yorktown Pizza & Pasta $25 / Twist $10
Roosters Wings & Brew $25 / Stop & Shop $25
JV Bagels $10 / DeCicco’s $30
Savannah’s $20 / Little Sorrento $20 (lunch only)

Charlie and The Chocolate Factory on Broadway ~ 4 Tickets from the PTA
Great Wolf Lodge ~ $380 Gift Card and Overnight Stay in a Family Suite
Gymboree ~ 3 Month Membership
Holiday Inn Express Peekskill ~ Overnight Stay for a Family of 4
Hyatt Regency Greenwich ~ Overnight Stay for 2 w/ Breakfast
IPAD ~ Full Size, Gold ~ PTA
JY Moon Taekwondo ~ Birthday Party
Mad Scientist ~ Birthday Party
Mcann & Merchant ~ 1 Room Painted
Mohansic Families – Grade Level Baskets ~
Kindergarten ~ Learning & Games
First Grade ~ Science & Tech
Second Grade ~ Arts & Crafts
Ron Fedele ~ 3 Hours of Tutoring
Schechtman Orthodontics ~ $1,000 Toward Orthodontia
Summer Trails ~ 4 Week Campership (for a new family only)

Advanced Dermatology of Westchester
Adventureland ~ Admission for 2
Alamo Draft House ~ 4 Movie Tickets
Brackett Family ~ Gift Card Tree
Brooklyn Cyclones ~ 4 GA Tickets to Game
Caramoor Center for Music & the Arts
4 Tickets to Dancing at Dusk
4 Tickets to Thursday or Sunday Concert
Carla’s Hair Salon ~ 1 Hour Massage
Club Fit JV ~ $150 Gift Card
DAS Auto ~ $100 Gift Card
DeCicco & Sons ~ Beer Basket
Diggerland ~ 2 Admission Tickets
Dr. Langiulli & Bernstein ~ Bleaching Trays
Dr. Mark Melendez ~ Botox Treatment
Empire State Crossfit ~ 3 Beginner Sessions & 1 Month Membership
Diana Evangelista ~ 1 Hour of Tutoring
Fusion Color Bar ~ Partial Highlights
Grand Prix ~ 10 Race Passes
Gymnastics City ~ 1 Week Summer Camp
Hudson Valley Renegades
Family Fun Pack – 4 Tickets (4 winners)
Jacob Burns Film Center ~ Dual Membership
JY Moon Taekwondo ~ 2 Month Membership
Katzenberg Family ~ Tea Basket
Kelly Oster Irish Dance ~ One Week of Camp
Kidville ~ 1 Month Membership & Play Space
Lake Compounce ~ 2 Admission Tickets

Mathnasium of Cortlandt ~ 1 Week Membership
Mohansic PTA ~ Lottery Tree ~ Pete the Cat Plush Pack ~ Scholastic STEM Kits (2) ~ Junie B Jones Complete Series
Mohansic Staff Baskets ~
Arts & Crafts Basket
Fun and Games Basket
Kids in the Kitchen Basket
Summer Fun Basket
Mohansic Third Grade ~
Legos Basket ~ Baking Basket
Mohawk Mountain ~ 2 Adult Ski Lift Passes
Mrs. Berry ~ Story Time for Your Child
Ms. O’Neill ~ Story Time for Your Child
Ms. O’Neill ~ Lunch for Your Child & 3 Friends
New York Giants ~ Signed Poster
New York Jets ~ Signed Poster
New York Redbulls ~ 2 Tickets
NYSC ~ 3 Private Swim Lessons
Penny Lane ~
PTA Penny Social Committee
Echo Dot ~ Fit Bit HR ~ Kindle
Retro Fitness ~ 3 Month Membership
Staten Island Yankees ~ 4 Tickets to a Game
Stavropoulos Family ~ Perfectly Posh Basket
The Paramount ~ 2 Tickets to Toto
4 Tickets to Imagination Movers
Tom Thumb ~ 4 Days Summer Camp
Westchester Knicks ~ Signed Basketball & Shirt
Yorktown Stage ~ $100 – 4 Tickets to a Show
Yates Family ~ Harley Davidson Apparel
We have already received some terrific baskets and themed prizes!

Thank you to everyone!