Announcements

  • September 26, 2017 - A day

    The following colleges are scheduled to visit with Mahopac High School in the Library Classroom during lunch periods today. Please enter from room 219B:

          Albany College of Pharmacy

         Quinnipiac University

         Sienna College

         Berkeley College

         Universal Technical Institute

         Albright College:

     9th graders, please make sure to have your technology forms signed and returned to Mrs. “D” in room 219 by 9/29/17. Accounts will be disabled with no forms on file.

     Anyone interested in going out for the wrestling team, please see Mr. DiSanto in Gold House.

     There will be a Robotics Club meeting today at 2pm in room 24.

     Cap and gown and ring orders will be taken during lunch periods on October 5 and 6. See Mrs. Smith in the principal’s office for order forms.

     Auditions for Jazz Band will be held October 2nd, 3rd and 4th.  Audition times are posted outside of the band room. Stop by the band room for audition music and more information.

     There will be a clothing drive today through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box is in room 106.  A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

    Freshmen – Please join us for the first MOST Freshman Class meeting today in room 211. It is a great opportunity to get involved. Please see Ms. Lividini or Ms. Cummins for more information.

     Any students interested in attending the National Hispanic College Fair at Manhattan College on Wednesday, October 4th, please see a Gold House secretary.

     Golf Intramurals start in October. Please see Mr. Fortini today if you are interested in playing fall golf at Putnam Golf Club.

     Life Touch will be here on Friday, Sept. 29th for absentee photos and retakes in the auditorium from 8am to 2pm.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Do you need community service? Come to the library and work the circulation desk.  We are looking for volunteers for periods 3, 4 and 5.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     Edible Arrangements in Carmel is looking for after school and week-end fruit production workers. They will train.  Come in and fill out an application at 1916 Route 6, Putnam Plaza, Carmel.

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • September 25, 2017 - B day

     

    The five hour pre-licensing class will be today from 5 to 10 pm. You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.  If you previously registered for Sept. 18th you are now registered for Sept. 25th.

     Anyone interested in going out for the wrestling team, please see Mr. DiSanto in Gold House.

     Spanish Club and Spanish Honor Society will have its weekly meeting and information session today at 2pm in room 204.

     Cap and gown and ring orders will be taken during lunch periods on October 5 and 6.

     Auditions for Jazz Band will be held October 2nd, 3rd and 4th.  Audition times are posted outside of the band room. Stop by the band room for audition music and more information.

     There will be a clothing drive from today through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25.A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     Please join us in room 212 today at 2:10 after school to be a part of the new Human Rights Club. This is a general interest meeting. All are welcome.

     Freshmen – Please join us for the first MOST Freshman Class meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26th in room 211. It is a great opportunity to get involved. Please see Ms. Lividini or Ms. Cummins for more information.

     Golf Intramurals start in October. Please see Mr. Fortini today if you are interested in playing fall golf at Putnam Golf Club.

     Life Touch will be here on Friday, Sept. 29th for absentee photos and retakes in the auditorium from 8am to 2pm.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Do you need community service? Come to the library and work the circulation desk.  We are looking for volunteers for periods 3, 4 and 5.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     Edible Arrangements in Carmel is looking for after school and week-end fruit production workers. They will train.  Come in and fill out an application at 1916 Route 6, Putnam Plaza, Carmel.

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • September 20, 2017 - A day

    Senior College Application Workshops continue today periods 1-4. During their scheduled PE class, seniors should go to their assigned computer lab by house.

     The five hour pre-licensing class will be on Monday, September 25th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.  If you previously registered for Sept. 18th you are now registered for Sept. 25th.

     All students who have Night School on your schedule should note that the Night School schedule is posted on MHS website under important notices.

     The GSA will meet today in room 130. The meeting will be brief but productive.  We will work on LGBTG History Month.

     Anyone interested in going out for the wrestling team, please see Mr. DiSanto in Gold House.

     Spanish Club and Honor Society will have its weekly meeting and information session on Monday, Sept. 25th at 2pm in room 204.

     Cap and gown and ring orders will be taken during lunch periods on October 5 and 6.

     Auditions for Jazz Band will be held October 2nd, 3rd and 4th.  Audition times are posted outside of the band room. Stop by the band room for audition music and more information.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25. A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     Please join us in room 212 on Monday, Sept. 25th at 2:10 after school to be a part of the new Human Rights Club. This is a general interest meeting.  All are welcome.

     Freshmen – Please join us for the first MOST Freshman Class meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26th in room 211. It is a great opportunity to get involved. Please see Ms. Lividini or Ms. Cummins for more information.

     Glamour Gals meeting today at 1:55 pm in room 230. Brief meeting regarding senior home visit.  The visit will be on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 2:00.  If you are planning on going, please attend the meeting immediately after school.

     Fashion Club meeting today at 2:00 in room 110.

     Life Touch will be here on Friday, Sept. 29th for absentee photos and retakes in the auditorium from 8am to 2pm.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Do you need community service? Come to the library and work the circulation desk.  We are looking for volunteers for periods 3, 4 and 5.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th.. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     Edible Arrangements in Carmel is looking for after school and week-end fruit production workers. They will train.  Come in and fill out an application at 1916 Route 6, Putnam Plaza, Carmel.

    Mahopac High School
  • September 19, 2017 - B day

    The first college mini fair will be held today in the Library Classroom from 10:00 am to 12:45 pm. The mini-fair is open to all students in grades 9-12 and their parents.  All students can attend the mini-fair during a free period or with prior permission of your teacher.  The following colleges are scheduled to visit with us today:

                                        University of Connecticut

                                        US Marines

                                        Bryant University

                                        Keene State College

                                        Utica College

                                        FIDM

                                        Penn State University

                                        Nyack College 

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been postponed to Monday, September 25th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.  If you previously registered for Sept. 18th you are now registered for Sept. 25th.

    All students who have Night School on your schedule should note that the Night School schedule is posted on the MHS website under Important notices.

     The GSA will meet Wednesday, this week only, in room 130. The meeting will be brief but productive.  We will work on LGBTG History Month.

     Cap and gown and ring orders will be taken during lunch periods on October 5 and 6.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25.A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     Robotics Club informational meeting will be after school today in room 24 for students interested in joining.

     Please join us in room 212 on Monday, Sept. 25th at 2:10 after school to be a part of the new Human Rights Club. This is a general interest meeting.  All are welcome.

     Interested in the outdoors? Need community service hours?  Bio Club’s first meeting will be today.

     Freshmen – Please join us for the first MOST Freshman Class meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26th in room 211. It is a great opportunity to get involved. Please see Ms. Lividini or Ms. Cummins for more information.

     Glamour Gals meeting on Sept. 20th at 1:55 pm in room 230.  Brief meeting regarding senior home visit.  The visit will be on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 2:00.  If you are planning on going, please attend the meeting immediately after school.

     Life Touch will be here on Friday, Sept. 29th for absentee photos and retakes in the auditorium from 8am to 2pm.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Do you need community service? Come to the library and work the circulation desk.  We are looking for volunteers for periods 3, 4 and 5.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     Edible Arrangements in Carmel is looking for after school and week-end fruit production workers. They will train.  Come in and fill out an application at 1916 Route 6, Putnam Plaza, Carmel.

    Mahopac High School
  • September 18, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class has been postponed to Monday, September 25th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.  If you previously registered for Sept. 18th you are now registered for Sept. 25th.

     All students who have Night School on your schedule should note that the Night School schedule is posted on MHS website under Important notices.

     Create the Change Club will meet today at 2:05 at the rear of the auditorium.  Please use a side entrance.

     The GSA will meet Wednesday, this week only, in room 130. The meeting will be brief but productive.  We will work on LGBTG History Month.

     Cap and gown and ring orders will be taken during lunch periods on October 5 and 6.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25.  A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     Robotics Club informational meeting will be after school on Tuesday, Sept. 19th in room 24 for students interested in joining.

     Drumbeat – Mahopac Arts and Writing Club – will have its first meeting today at 2:00 in room 128. All writers and artists are welcome.

     Interested in the outdoors? Need community service hours?  Bio Club’s first meeting will be Tuesday.

     Drama Club auditions for the fall production of "A Christmas Carol" will take place today at 2:00 pm in the auditorium. Prepare and memorize a monologue of your choice. See Ms. Velez or Mr. Purr if you have any questions.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     Edible Arrangements in Carmel is looking for after school and week-end fruit production workers. They will train.  Come in and fill out an application at 1916 Route 6, Putnam Plaza, Carmel.

    Mahopac High School
  • September 15, 2017 - B day

    There are collection boxes in the Blue and Gold houses for any hurricane relief donation items. The collection ends today.

     The five hour pre-licensing class has been postponed to Monday, September 25th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.If you previously registered for Sept. 18th you are now registered for Sept. 25th.

     During PE classes today Senior workshops continue periods 1-4. See signs posted in and around the GYM for details on senior workshops that continue next week.

     Cap and gown and ring orders will be taken during lunch periods on October 5 and 6.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25.A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     For anyone who still needs to buy a PE uniform and lock, they will be sold after school today from 2:00 to 2:15 in the gym.

     Robotics Club informational meeting will be after school on Tuesday, Sept. 19th in room 24 for students interested in joining.

     Drumbeat – Mahopac Arts and Writing Club – will have its first meeting on Monday at 2:00 in room 128. All writers and artists are welcome.

     Drama Club auditions for the fall production of A Christmas Carol will take place on Monday, Sept. 18th at 2:00 pm in the auditorium. Prepare and memorize a monologue of your choice.  See Ms. Velez or Mr. Purr if you have any questions.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     Edible Arrangements in Carmel is looking for after school and week-end fruit production workers. They will train.  Come in and fill out an application at 1916 Route 6, Putnam Plaza, Carmel.

    Mahopac High School
  • September 14, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class will be held on Monday, September 18th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.

     During PE classes starting period 5 today seniors are to go to their assigned computer labs for college workshops. Senior workshops continue periods 1-4 on Friday.  See signs posted in and around the GYM for details on senior workshops that continue next week.

    Color war shirts for all grades will be on sale in room 113 after school for $10.

     There will be a Drivers Education meeting today at 2:00 in the new gym for all students signing up for the fall session.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25.A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     This week is Spirit Week here at MHS. Show your school spirit from today till Friday, Sept. 15 for Homecoming.

     For anyone who is interested in joining Student Athletic Council, there will be a meeting in room 231 today at 2:00 pm.

     For anyone who still needs to buy a PE uniform and lock, they will be sold this week after school from 2:00 to 2:15 in the gym.

     Robotics Club informational meeting will be after school on Tuesday, Sept. 19th in room 24 for students interested in joining.

     Drumbeat – Mahopac Arts and Writing Club – will have its first meeting on Monday at 2:00 in room 128.

     Drama Club auditions for the fall production of A Christmas Carol will take place on Monday, Sept. 18th at 2:00 pm in the auditorium. Prepare and memorize a monologue of your choice.  See Ms. Velez or Mr. Purr if you have any questions.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • September 13, 2017 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class will be held on Monday, September 18th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.

     Color war shirts for all grades will be on sale through Thursday at 1:53 in room 113.

     Are you interested in writing, proofreading or computer editing? There will be an informational meeting in room 224 today at 2:00 for Chieftain, the school newspaper.  All are welcome to attend.

     There will be a Drivers Education meeting on Thursday at 2:00 in the new gym for all students signing up for the fall session.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25.A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     This week is Spirit Week here at MHS. Show your school spirit from today till Friday, Sept. 15 for Homecoming.

          Wednesday: Jersey Day

          Thursday:     Patriotic Day

          Friday:           Color Wars

     Any students interested in joining the Yearbook Club please come to our first meeting today in room 225 at 2pm.

     AFS meeting at 2:00 today in room 245.

     If you are interested in fashion, come to the first Fashion Club meeting in room 110 today

     Today and every Wednesday is Dollar Day in the cafeteria. All lunches are only $1.

     For anyone who is interested in joining Student Athletic Council, there will be a meeting in room 231 on Thursday at 2:00 pm.

     For anyone who still needs to buy a PE uniform and lock, they will be sold this week after school from 2:00 to 2:15 in the gym.

     Robotics Club informational meeting will be after school on Tuesday, Sept. 19th in room 24 for students interested in joining.

     Need community service? Tech Assistants are needed periods 1-8 to help check computer labs.  Please see Mrs. D in room 219 if interested.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     

    Mahopac High School
  • September 12, 2017 - A day

    The five hour pre-licensing class will be held on Monday, April 18th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.

     Are you interested in writing, proofreading or computer editing? There will be an informational meeting in room 224 on Wednesday, Sept. 13th at 2:00 for Chieftain, the school newspaper.  All are welcome to attend.

     There will be a Drivers Education meeting on Thursday at 2:00 in the new gym for all students signing up for the fall session.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages. The collection box will be in room 106 starting on September 25.A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     This week is Spirit Week here at MHS. Show your school spirit from today till Friday, Sept. 15 for Homecoming.

          Tuesday:       Tourist Day

         Wednesday: Wacky/Neon Day

         Thursday:     Patriotic Day

         Friday:           Color Wars

     Any students interested in joining the Yearbook Club please come to our first meeting on Wednesday, September 13th in room 225 at 2pm.

     Glamour Gals meeting tomorrow at 2:00 PM in room 230. The Glamour Gals mission is to provide companionship and beauty makeovers to women living in senior homes. If you are interested please join us at our first meeting.

     AFS meeting at 2:00 on Wednesday in room 245.

     If you are interested in fashion, come to the first Fashion Club meeting in room 110 on Wednesday, Sept. 13.

     This Wednesday and every Wednesday is Dollar Day in the cafeteria. All lunches are only $1.

     For anyone who is interested in joining Student Athletic Council, there will be a meeting in room 231 on Thursday at 2:00 pm.

     For anyone who still needs to buy a PE uniform and lock, they will be sold this week after school from 2:00 to 2:15 in the gym.

     Robotics Club informational meeting will be after school on Tuesday, Sept. 19th in room 24 for students interested in joining.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     

     

    Mahopac High School
  • September 11, 2017 - B day

    The five hour pre-licensing class will be held on Monday, April 18th from 5 to 10 pm.  You can register for the class in room 109 with $40 cash.

     Are you interested in writing, proofreading or computer editing? There will be an informational meeting in room 224 on Wednesday, Sept. 13th at 2:00 for Chieftain, the school newspaper.  All are welcome to attend.

     There will be a Drivers Education meeting on Thursday at 2:00 in the new gym for all students signing up for the fall session.

     There will be a clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 25th through Friday, Oct. 6th for the benefit of Veterans, and we ask for clothing for men, women and children of all ages.  A tax receipt will be provided if you email Althea Daley at daleya@mahopac.k12.ny.us.

     This week is Spirit Week here at MHS. Show your school spirit from today till Friday, Sept. 15 for Homecoming:

         Monday:       Mahopac Apparel

         Tuesday:       Tourist Day

         Wednesday: Wacky/Neon Day

         Thursday:     Patriotic Day

         Friday:           Color Wars

     Color Wars Shirts will be sold after school. Listen to announcements for information.

     Come join us for our first Italian club meeting today at 2:00 p.m. in the Mini-theater.

     Any students interested in joining the Yearbook Club please come to our first meeting on Wednesday, September 13th in room 225 at 2pm. 

    Glamour Gals meeting tomorrow at 2:00 PM in room 230. The Glamour Gals mission is to provide companionship and beauty makeovers to women living in senior homes. If you are interested please join us at our first meeting.

     Dance try-outs will be held today and tomorrow at 3:00 pm in the cafeteria. You must attend both days.

     AFS meeting at 2:00 on Wednesday in room 245.

     Robotics Club informational meeting will be after school on Tuesday, Sept. 19th in room 24 for students interested in joining.

     Community Service opportunity: Lake Mahopac Garden Club needs 7 or more students for their annual fundraiser on October 14th. Interested students should email lakemahopacgarclub@gmail.com.

     

     

    Mahopac High School

Financial Aid & Scholarships

PowerPoint presentation from the August 2017 Financial Aid Night:  HESC Junior Financial Aid Overview 2018.pdf  

 

The following websites provide students and their parents information regarding financial aid and scholarships. Please also visit our FAQ page.

CSS Profile: Allows students to search for scholarships and obtain an online application for the CSS/Financial Aid Profile (private grant and scholarship funds through participating colleges)

FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is necessary in order to apply for federal college aid and most state and college aid.  Due to recent changes, parents may complete the FAFSA after October 1st of the student's senior year

FAFSA (in Spanish)

HESC: New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) is the state agency that helps people pay for college. HESC administers the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and 25 other grant, scholarship, and loan programs, guarantees federal student and parent loans, offers guidance for college planning, and provides a highly-rated 529 college savings plan.

The Excelsior Scholarship: Provides information regarding the New York State public college tuition free scholarship program 

NYS Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Incentive Program: The NYS STEM Incentive Program provides a full SUNY tuition scholarship to the top 10 percent of students in each NYS high school if they pursue a STEM degree in an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program and agree to live in NYS and work in a STEM field in NYS for five years after graduation.

Questbridge National College Match: A scholarship opportunity for students with outstanding academic ability who have faced significant economic challenges.

Federal Student Aid: Provides eligibility information, electronic filing application form, and follow up services for applying for federal student aid for post-secondary education.

Scholarship Information through Naviance Family Connection: A listing of scholarships are also posted through Naviance.

FastWeb: Comprehensive website that allows students to search for over 1.3 million scholarships for college.

MALDEF: The MALDEF Scholarship Resource Guide is a free, informative resource guide for students, parents, and educators with an extensive list of scholarships, including many that do not inquire about immigration status.