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Photo highlights from varsity football season

CLICK HERE to view a photo gallery of exciting moments from the 2014 season.

MHS announces first marking period honor roll

Congratulations to the students who earned a place on the first marking period honor roll.  see list

MHS Winter Concert will take place Monday, Dec. 22

Due to weather, the high school winter concert  has been rescheduled and will take place Monday, Dec. 22 at 7:30p.m. in the Arnold Packer Hughs Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public.

Drama production rescheduled

Please note that the high school drama production of The Brother’s Grimm Spectaculathon has been moved to the weekend of Jan. 9 and 10 at the Nesin Theater. This is an update to what has been printed on the district calendar.

Students fill Thanksgiving food baskets for 100 local families

Monticello High School students assembled Thanksgiving food baskets on Tuesday, Nov. 25, which, as part of a 40+ year tradition, will feed 100 local families in need. Students are now looking to raise funds for their annual Holiday Toy Drive. read more

Parent University and EPIC will sponsor holiday celebration and craft activity on Monday, Dec. 22

MCSD's Parent University, in collaboration with EPIC, will be hosting  a holiday celebration at the RJK cafeteria on Monday, Dec. 22 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. Parents will participate in fun, educational workshops and create a special holiday gift with their children. CLICK HERE for flyer.

RSVP to jsorensen@k12mcsd.net or 845-794-8830 by Friday, Dec. 19.

Monticello High School celebrates Come Together Day

On Friday, Sept. 12, students and staff from Monticello High School took part in Come Together Day, a one-day program dedicated to building empathy, eliminating bullying and igniting a movement of positive change within the school.

The day was built around a series of coordinated activities organized by school representatives of the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA), Extended Day Program, Supportive Learning Environment (SLE) Team, and Positive Behavioral Supports program. Read more about Come Together Day and view gallery here.

Students link together as part of Unity Day

On Oct. 22, students participated in national Unity Day as a follow up to Come Together Day and to show appreciation for diversity and emphasize respect.  read more

MHS cheerleading to host competition on Saturday, Feb. 14; vendors needed

 We are looking for vendors to participate! If your business is interested in participating in this event, please contact Kelly Keesler at kkeesler@k12mcsd.net no later than January 14. The snow date for the event is Sunday, Feb. 15.

Academy of Finance students have had a busy start to the school year

From raising money to feed hungry families worldwide to learning how to dress for success, Academy of Finance students have had a busy first term. Visit the Academy of Finance page to view photos and read stories about what the AOF has been up to so far this school year.

Monticello High School Honor Society holds induction ceremony

The Monticello High School National Honor Society chapter welcomed a record amount of new members during its 2014 induction ceremony.
A total of 40 junior and senior students were selected. read more

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.

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]

December 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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