To register for spring sports, please click here.
Students in grades 8-12 have an opportunity to participate in the Today’s Students Tomorrow’s Teachers (TSTT) mentoring program at Monticello Central School District. read more
The Monticello Central School District Athletic Department will hold senior
recognition nights for this season’s winter sport athletes on the following
Varsity Wrestling: Friday, Feb. 5 at 6 p.m.
Boys Varsity Basketball and Varsity Cheerleading: Thursday, Feb. 11 and 7 p.m.
Girls Varsity Basketball, Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 6:30 p.m.
Varsity Tennis Coach Urvashi Gupta has been named the Virginia and Chuck Landis High School Coach of the Year by the U.S. Tennis Association Eastern Section, which encompasses all of New York plus parts of New Jersey and Connecticut. Gupta has been a coach at Monticello High School for over 25 years, during which time she has helped her players improve and worked hard to grow the game. read more
The Orange-Ulster BOCES will be closed to students on Thursday, Feb. 11 for an IEP Development Day. OU BOCES will also be closed to students Friday, Feb. 12 through Monday Feb. 15 for Presidents’ Weekend break. Should OU BOCES close due to weather on Feb. 11, the IEP Development Day will be moved to Thursday, Feb. 16.
These awards are reserved for extraordinary performances that exemplify excellence in education and goes above and beyond the typical responsibility of the individual. Read more
Throughout history, great things have always come in pairs – peanut butter and jelly, Bert and Ernie, and Batman and Robin. MCSD has its own dynamic duo: Tim and Allison Billias.The two are alumni of Monticello High School, which is where they met as students and continue to be active members of the community. Mr. Billias has taught English at Monticello High School for six years, and Mrs. Billias has been a fourth-grade teacher at Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School for the past two years. read more
With winter weather in the forecast, now seems like a good time to review how Monticello Central School District handles weather-related closings and delays. Please see our updated television and radio station list. read more
A new program at Monticello High School is transforming traditional in-school suspension (ISS) from an isolation pod to a platform that encourages students to make better choices and learn how to manage their emotions. Read more
Have you ever harbored a desire to be part of an exciting show, but don’t want to step out into the footlights? Monticello High School’s performing arts program may have an experience for you! Read more
Last month, our Academy of Finance seniors had the chance to research potential career paths through job shadowing. Locations included: Cohen’s Bakery, Focus Media, Ameriprise Financial, Crystal Run Health Care, and Vanacore, DeBenedictus, DiGovanni & Weddell LLP. read more
When the varsity athletes from Monticello High School witnessed the Monticello Teachers’ Association’s community outreach through the inaugural Tinsel Trot, it inspired the athletes to help the community in their own way. Read more
On a cold December morning, Monticello High School students in Donald Waddell’s wood and manufacturing class stand outside the school, tools in hand, within a wood frame. As the winter wind whips around, a structure slowly starts to take shape. Before long, it will become an eight-by-16 foot shed used to store wood at Monticello High School. Read more
All Orange-Ulster BOCES Special Education classes will be closed on Friday, Jan. 15 and Thursday, Feb. 11. Click here to view a letter than was sent home to parents.
Students from the Builders Club at the Robert J. Kaiser Middle School, and students from Monticello High School’s Key Club spread holiday cheer throughout the greater Monticello community this season. Read more
The real spirit of the holidays is alive and well at Monticello High School. Believing that it is far better to give than receive, students raised thousands of dollars and purchased presents for children at Sullivan County Head Start. read more
On Dec. 11, the MHS National Honor Society hosted its version of an ugly sweater party where students and staff vied for the title of ugliest holiday sweater. For a preview of the sweaters - and to see how MHS is decking the halls - and classrooms, click here.
The bard hit the boards last week when Monticello High School presented its version of I Hate Shakespeare! Friday and Saturday, Dec. 4 and 5. read more
With the winter season closely approaching, now seems like a good time to review how Monticello Central School District handles weather-related closings and delays.Please see our updated television and radio station list. read more
Don’t miss your chance to become a BURGER KING Scholar. The Burger King Scholar scholarship is open to all students, Burger King employees, their children, spouses or domestic partners. Deadline for application is Dec. 15. Learn more here.
“We’re excited to begin this new tradition,” said Principal Stephen Wilder. “We’re always finding new ways to celebrate our students.” read more
Monticello High School seniors Austin-Michael Komatz, Rebecca Bass, Allison Linen and Isabel Lopez-Diaz have been recognized for musical excellence. read more
MHS junior and AOF member Paul Camera reflects on his class’ trip to SUNY Sullivan to collaborate where AOF members collaborated and presented with YEG (Youth Economic Group). read more
On Nov. 16, CPA Sean Glander shared his knowledge and ideas with the junior AOF Accounting class. Students reflect on lessons learned in a professional news release. read more
Under the leadership of the Monticello food drive committee, students were able to raise enough money to fill 100 baskets with all the ingredients of a traditional Thanksgiving meal. On Nov. 24th, the entire student body gathered in the high school auditorium to see the fruits of their labor. read more
Students from Monticello High School’s LGBTS (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Supporters) took part in a fundraising campaign, raising over $300 to support GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, Straight Education network). read more
The 2015-16 school year has been packed with accomplishments for Mr. Michael Regan, a new a social worker at Monticello High School and recipient of the Orange County Rising Star award. At MHS, Mr. Regan focuses on the A.S.P.I.R.E Program, which transforms the in-school suspension experience into a restorative learning process. read more
Twin sisters and Monticello High School seniors Camryn and Sydney Johnson signed a National Letter of Intent to attend and run track for Siena College in Loudonville, NY. read more
The Monticello High School Academy of Finance held its annual networking breakfast on Friday, Oct. 23. Students were given the chance to connect with several members of the board and National Academy Foundation. read more
Earlier this month, the Basha Kill Area Association (BKAA) presented a certificate of appreciation to the Monticello High School Eco Club for “enhancing environmental awareness in our little corner of the planet.” read more
Monticello High School music teacher John Bernstein’s Graduate research article was published in this month’s issue of School Music News, the official publication of the New York State School Music Association. read more
This handbook supersedes all prior handbooks and should be read and acknowledged by all student athletes and their parent prior to the start of the winter sport season during online registration. Learn more about online registration here.
The district appreciates parents' patience and cooperation as traffic patterns have been adjusted at the middle school and high school. read more
Thank you for your patience as we continue to fine-tune our drop off and pick up procedures. CLICK HERE for the most recent information about procedures for morning drop off and afternoon pick up at the middle and high school.
SUNY Fredonia Music Professor James Piorkowski stopped by Monticello High School on Friday, Oct. 9, to meet with MHS Emerging Ensembles Chamber Musicians. view photo gallery
The Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School and the Panthers’ football team are participating in a clothing fundraiser. Click here to review the catalog and make purchases.
Travis DeGroat has been named to the National Society of High School Scholars, which recognizes top scholars from high schools around the world who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment. read more
New York State requires health screenings for students each year. read more
Click here to download a PDF copy of the College in the Classroom slideshow that was presented at the school’s Sept. 17 Parent Orientation event.
Breakfast and lunch menusare available online. Click here to download menus, or learn more about online meal payments and free or reduced meals.
The 2015-16 district calendar was printed and mailed to residents over the summer. To check for new and rescheduled events throughout the year, be sure to view the district's Google Calendar on the each school's home page or "like" the district on Facebook.
The National Society of High School Scholars announced Monticello High School student Mackenzie Mitchell has been selected to become a member of the organization. read more
To ensure the safety and security of all students all visitors are required to adhere to the outlined procedures listed here. For additional information, click here to read Monticello Board of Education policies regarding visitors.
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
To anonymously report a bullying incident or threat of violence, click on the icon and fill out the electronic form. This form allows individuals to confidentially report urgent and sensitive information to school officials.
If you have questions or concerns you would like to share, please click on the ? button and fill out the online feedback form. A district representative will respond to you within 72 hours. We welcome your input!