Yearbooks, school items and report cards may be picked up July 6-10

Update July 8: KLR’s yearbooks have arrived! You may pick up your student(s) yearbook(s) at the same time as report cards and other school items.  Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School yearbooks, student report cards and other items are available to pick up this week between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.  On Monday, July 13 report cards …

Summer school will begin on July 8

Credit Recovery 2020 will be offered using a remote learning platform. Summer school runs from July 8 through August 13 Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. There is no class Fridays. Please contact Summer School Principals Robyn Boardman or Rachel Blount with any questions. 

Board of Education to hold special meeting on July 8

There will be a special meeting of the Monticello Central School District Board of Education on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 7 p.m. via videoconference with no in-person attendance, and will be recorded and transcribed at a later date. You can view the meeting live using the following link:

Monticello Central School District will hold school budget revote on July 28

The Monticello Central School District will hold a school budget revote on July 28, 2020 from 12 to 8 p.m., in accordance with the Governor’s Executive Order 202.47. Please visit the budget webpage to learn more. More information will be updated as it becomes available.  Budget

All Monticello students will receive $420 in food benefits through P-EBT program

Each student enrolled in the Monticello Central School District will receive $420 in food benefits through the Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) program between June and August. P-EBT is a new program to help fill the school meals gap for children who lost access to free or reduced-price school meals due to COVID-19 school closures. …

A message from Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Evans

Dear Monticello Central School District Community Member,  I hope this finds you and your family well, and enjoying your summer  Under normal circumstances, this would be a simple, “looking forward to meeting you,” letter by an incoming superintendent.  These obviously are not simple times, and while I am eager to serve this community, I also recognize the challenges that lie ahead of us.  …

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: