Check your mailboxes, Monticello residents!

The September 2019 edition of The Panther Post, which includes information about the upcoming Classroom 2020 Phase II project, community calendar and other MCSD news and events has been mailed out to all addresses in the Monticello Central School District. Please keep an eye out for this important newsletter. Residents can expect it to arrive …

Monticello Library to host Community Clothing Swap on Oct. 12 

Join the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library in Monticello on Saturday, Oct. 12, as they celebrate the Great Give Back Day by hosting its first Community Clothing Swap. The Great Give Back is an initiative that began in Suffolk County. The mission is to provide opportunities for library patrons in New York State to participate …

Elementary schools welcome School Counselor Molly Messina

With the addition of School Counselor Molly Messina to the Monticello team in the 2019-20 school year, students can add another brick to the foundation they are building during their elementary years to support their future. The New York State Education Department recently released new guidance regulations requiring that all elementary school students have access …

Learn more about Classroom 2020 at one of our open houses

Join Board of Education members and district leaders at one of our upcoming open houses to learn more about Classroom 2020 Phase II, ask questions and tour our facilities.  Open houses: Sept. 7, 12:30 p.m., Monticello High School (gymnasium entrance) Sept. 11, 6 p.m., Cornelius Duggan Elementary School  Sept. 24, 6:30 p.m., Kenneth L. Rutherford …

Disaster preparedness course to be held at Daniel Pierce Library

New York State is offering two hour training sessions for residents to have the tools and resources to prepare for any type of disaster, respond accordingly and recover as quickly as possible to pre-disaster conditions. On Sept. 26 at 6 p.m., a training session will be held at the Daniel Pierce Library, 328 Main St. …

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

A message from the Ethelbert B. Crawford Library:  Library Card Sign-Up Month reminds students, families that libraries are the key to academic success This September Ethelbert B. Crawford public library in Monticello is joining the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide for Library Card Sign-Up Month, a time to remind parents, caregivers and students …

Mamakating Library seeks teen/tween volunteers

The Mamakating Library is in the process of creating a new teen-oriented space for reading and studying and is seeking student volunteers to provide insight and help complete this project by Sept. 21. Working on this project may count towards community service hours (students should verify community service hours eligibility with the appropriate organization or …

August Classroom 2020 Video Update

Each month, the district releases a video to update our residents on the status of the Classroom 2020 project. Watch this month’s update above, and check out our Classroom 2020 webpage for more information and a video and news archive.