Jalon Fennell wins Amazon gift card in Cross County Reading Challenge

Students across Sullivan County are virtually reading their way through the county, thanks to an initiative from the School Library System at Sullivan BOCES. (SLSSB) In an effort to create a culture of reading across Sullivan County, the SLSSB created the “Cross County Reading Challenge.” Each school district has a “team” of participating students. Whenever …

Monti-MBK program plans community-wide MLK celebration

On Monday, Jan. 21, the Monticello Central School District’s My Brother’s Keeper program will hold its second-annual Martin Luther King, Jr. party from 5 – 9 p.m. at the Ted Strobele Recreation Center, located at 10 Jefferson St. in Monticello, New York. The event is free and open to the public. The party celebrates Dr. …

January 2019 Navigator

In the January 2019 edition of The Monti Navigator, Superintendent Tammy Mangus reflects on why January’s life-ready skill of communication is critical to our 2020 Vision. Plus,  Classroom 2020 updates, the link between attendance and student success and our Model Schools Message of the month.  Read previous issues of The Monti Navigator in the Superintendent’s …

Take note of the nominal changes to our school schedules

Beginning and end times at all district schools will change for the 2018-19 school year, due to a new regulation recently adopted by the New York State Board of Regents designed to preserve instructional time and thus, state aid. In the past, state law required districts to provide a minimum of 180 days of instruction, …

Chris Palmer appointed Principal of Cooke Elementary School

During his time at Monticello High School, Chris Palmer has gone to great lengths to build connections with students and staff. Whether it’s attending sporting events, buying a pizza to celebrate a student’s marked improvement or demonstrating how to tie a tie on a student’s first “business dress day”, Mr. Palmer is known for his …