Forestburgh Playhouse’s Costume Designer sews 50 masks for Monticello CSD

Typically, around this time of year, Costume Designer Ashleigh Poteat would be hard at work creating costumes for the Forestburgh Playhouse, as she has for the past 13 years. But 2020 has been no ordinary year. With the Playhouse closed for the season due to the coronavirus pandemic, Ms. Poteat instead decided to use her …

RJK yearbooks have arrived!

RJK yearbooks are now available for pick-up at RJK. If you have pre-ordered a yearbook for your child, please check your email. A short survey for pick-up convenience was sent to you. There are some available books for purchasing also. Total cost with tax is $40, cash or check made out to Josten’s. If you …

Watch the official 2020 graduation ceremony on June 28 at 1 p.m.

The official 2020 graduation ceremony will premiere on the district’s YouTube channel on June 28 at 1 p.m. at this link. Please note that if you click the link prior to 1 p.m. on June 28, you will see an error message. While you’re waiting, check out the trailer below: 

Cornell Cooperative Extension program surveying families about nutrition

A message from Cornell Cooperative Extension’s SNAP-Ed Nutrition Education program:  Please participate in this  2-3 minute survey to help the SNAP- Ed Nutrition Education program find better ways to connect your family with tips and tricks to save time, save money and eat healthy.  Please click this link to be directly connected https://cornell.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b2sZCEsxFFPlHJH

District’s safety plan available for public review

The district’s safety plan is available for public review.  After the period of public review, the Board expects to formally adopt the plan after a public hearing to be held later in the summer. 

Census 2020 is important to your district

Why is this important to residents of the Monticello Central School District? The census will determine federal fund distribution levels as well as political boundaries and more. Participation by residents of the Monticello Central School District in the 2020 census will have an impact for our schools. And remember, the census is performed once every …

KLR’s bicycle winners

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for all year long — the bicycle raffle. Who are the lucky winners? Watch the video to find out!

Meal delivery will continue until further notice

Although school has ended for the 2019-20 school year, Monticello Central School District will continue delivering meals to students until further notice.  The schedule and deliver routes will remain the same. Please click here for more information

Budget proposition defeated; three Board members elected

Residents of the Monticello Central School District defeated the proposed 2020-21 budget with 1,327 no to 1,244 yes votes.   The Board of Education will meet at 5 p.m. tonight to accept the official results. More information will be posted on the district’s website as it becomes available.  Residents also elected three members to the Board …