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NHS fall induction ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.

Monticello High School students will be inducted into the National Honor Society on Thursday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. in the Arnold Packer Hughs auditorium in Monticello High School. Family and friends are invited to attend.  view invitation

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.

Keep our school children safe

It is National School Bus Safety Week 2014 and New York Association for Pupil Transportation kicked off the week with a show on NBC TODAY. The show featured a piece on illegal passing of a school bus. CLICK HERE to view.

AOF students participate in summer internships

Seventeen Academy of Finance members earned real world experiences this summer at local businesses.  read more and view photo gallery

Photo opt-out forms available online

Each year we publicize all the great happenings in our district through stories in local media, the district web site, social media, newsletters and more. If you would prefer your child to NOT be photographed or included in publicity materials, please print out the OPT-OUT FORM [pdf] and return it the principal's office by October 24.

Important information about morning drop-off procedures

Our first priority is always the safety of our students. Parents: please CLICK HERE for information about student drop-off in the morning.

“Donna’s Day” honors teacher battling Ovarian Cancer

Staff, faculty wore teal on Friday, Sept. 5, to support spanish teacher Donna Leyden as she undergoes treatment for ovarian cancer. see the photos

Panther Camp 2014 a success

Incoming freshmen and their families were welcomed to Monticello High School during the annual Panther Camp event held on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. Students were able to familiarize themselves with their new building and after school clubs. see the photos

Principal Wilder's welcome back message to parents

View Principal Wilder's letter to parents here.

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.

View the student calendar for 2014-15 school year

View important dates for the 2014-15 school year. view the student calendar [PDF]

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.

New immunization requirements as of July 1, 2014

CLICK HERE to view information about new immunization requirements.

The Monti Times student newspaper is now online

Visit themontitimes.com for the latest student news from Monticello High School. Student written! Student produced! Keep up-to-date with all the happenings! These students are certainly creating AWESOME!

October menus now posted

The food service program provides students with tasty, healthy meals every school day. Click here to see what students can purchase for breakfast and lunch this month, to find out how to pay for school meals online or to see if your child qualifies for free or reduced meal prices.

Parent Today offers parents tips to help children succeed

Have you signed up for the free, opt-in resource Parent Today? Be sure to check out the Parent Today e-newsletter and website, which offer tips and resources to aid parents in their partnership with educators to support students throughout the educational process, from pre-k through high school. More

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