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  • a group of Monticello elementary students
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  • elementary students with their teacher
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  • four high school girls wearing colorful tie dye
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Early dismissal for elementary students ONLY on Friday, Oct. 31

All elementary students will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 31 for parent-teacher conferences. Middle school and high school students will be following a regular schedule and will be dismissed at 2:03 p.m. Late buses will be leaving the high school at 4:30 p.m.

Hall of Distinction ceremony to take place on Sunday, Nov. 2 at 11 a.m.

Five outstanding individuals will be honored at the Second Annual Hall of Distinction ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 2 at 11 a.m. in the Arnold Packer Hughs auditorium in Monticello High School. All members of the Monticello community are invited to attend this special event honoring Monticello alumni and a board of education member.  read more

A private gathering for inductees and their families on Saturday, Nov. 1 will kick off the weekend's activities. This event is generously sponsored by a private donor who is not affiliated with the school district.

Monticello residents invited to attend Literacy Matters March

Parent University will host a free Halloween parade on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 at 4:15 p.m. at the E.B. Crawford Public Library in Monticello to celebrate literacy and promote a love of reading. read more view flyer

Oct. 27-31 is New York School Board Recognition Week

Monticello Central School District is joining public school districts across the state the week of Oct. 27 to celebrate New York School Board Recognition Week and honor local board members for their commitment to Monticello and its children. read more

Elementary students to receive "new" report cards

The format, content and appearance of the elementary report card has been changed to better reflect a student's progress. read more

Superintendent Mangus shares the Monti Navigator

Check out the updated Superintendent's Corner, where Superintendent Mangus provides insights and updates about the school district in her monthly message, the Monti Navigator.

Parent University barbeque draws a crowd of hundreds

MCSD families and employees, community members and more enjoyed fun games and activities, great food and more during the Parent University kick off barbeque on Saturday, Sept. 27.  read more

Health screenings will take place during October

New York state mandated health screenings will be taking place in each school. see schedule

Information for parents on preventing Enterovirus

There is growing concern about the spread of Enterovirus D68, a respiratory illness affecting children and others. CLICK HERE for more information about symptoms and preventative care.

Important information regarding flu prevention

As we enter the flu season, it is important for families to understand why seasonal influenza is serious, symptoms to look for, and how to get them vaccinated. Please read the flu guide [pdf] from the New York State Department of Health to learn more.

Classes announced at Nesin Cultural Arts

Enrollment is open for classes beginning Oct. 4 and concluding in the spring of 2015. Classes include Visual Arts, Dance, and Music; click here to see the full list of classes. To register, please contact the appropriate class instructor.

Revised late bus runs announced

Please see revised schedule for late bus runs and stops for the 2014-15 school year. Please call our transportation department at 845-794-8570 with any questions.

2014-15 calendar is available for download

The school district calendar that will be mailed to households by mid-to-late August is now available for download. Please keep in mind that the best resource for updated information is the district web site.

CLICK HERE to view or download the 28-page document in its entirety.


If you have not registered your child for kindergarten

Please call the district registrar at 845-794-7700, ext. 78905 as soon as possible! There are many steps to be taken before school begins in the fall. 
download brochure  |   download complete registration paperwork package (both are in PDF Format)

Project Excel Preschool registration for 2014/15 school year is now taking place

Meals and transportation are provided. Please stop by the 22 St John Street location and pick up a registration packet or call the office at 845-794-4020.

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