2020-2021 budget data is available for review

The 2020-2021 formal budget data is available here for review. In addition, a hard copy of the document is available for review at the district’s central office, located at 60 Jefferson Street, Suite 3, in Monticello.

Update: Tuesday, May 26 will be a day of instruction; food delivery schedule changes

Tuesday, May 26 will be a regular day of instruction for all students and staff. Although the district had expected to use the 26th  as a give back day, the Governor’s executive  orders requiring that school districts provide continuity of education, child care and food service every weekday through the end of the school year prevents us …

Dr. Matthew Evans named Monticello’s next superintendent of schools 

At its May 19 meeting, the Monticello Board of Education appointed Dr. Matthew Evans as the district’s next superintendent of schools, effective July 1.   He brings a diverse array of experience as an educator in locations as far away as Egypt and as nearby as Fallsburg. He holds a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership, Administration and Policy from Fordham University, a Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Administration from S.U.N.Y. …

EPIC’s newsletter

The Every Person Influence’s Children (EPIC) newsletter for the week of May 18 is live. The topic this week is “Mental Health Matters.”  Please click here to view it 

Mark Bellamy Jr. to attend summer academy program from Morgan State University

While summer plans in general are up in the air so far this year, Mark Bellamy Jr., a rising senior at Monticello High School, has an exciting six weeks planned. Mark was accepted into the prestigious Summer Academy of Actuarial and Mathematical Sciences (SAAMS) Program at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland. He will attend …

Kindergarten and UPK registration to resume in June

Kindergarten and UPK registration will resume from June 1 – June 18.  If you have not yet set up an appointment for the 2020-21 school year, please contact Jeanne Wilkowski at 845-794-7700, ext. 78905 or email jwilkowski@k12mcsd.net Due to the need for social distancing, registration will be held outdoors, near the auditorium/registration entrance of Monticello …

Board of Education will meet via videoconference on May 19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Meeting Closed to the Public due to COVID-19, pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order No. 202.4 issued 3/13/2020 There will be a regular meeting of the Monticello Central School District Board of Education on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. via videoconference with no in-person attendance, and will be recorded …

Board of Education appoints Conmeka Lockhart as principal of George L. Cooke Elementary School

At its May 7 regular meeting, the Board of Education appointed Conmeka Lockhart to be the new principal of the George L. Cooke Elementary School. A native of Gary, Indiana, she attended graduate school in Chicago and has spent the majority of her career there. She started as a Kindergarten and Grade 2 teacher for …