RJK Middle School will return to a hybrid model Monday, Jan. 25

Robert J. Kaiser Middle School will return to a hybrid model of instruction beginning Monday, Jan. 25. Students in cohorts A and C should report to the building on Monday for in-person instruction. Students in cohort B will begin to report on Thursday, Jan. 28.    When we return to school, it is the responsibility of every person …

Special board of education executive session Thursday, Jan. 28

There will be a special meeting of the Monticello Central School District Board of Education on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. via videoconference with no in-person attendance. The Board of Education will convene at 6:30 p.m. and expects to enter executive session immediately to discuss the superintendent mid-year performance evaluation.

Rotary’s Million Mask Challenge comes to Monticello

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage on, masks have become a ubiquitous part of daily life. However, procuring enough masks, which play an integral role in limiting the spread of the coronavirus, can pose a challenge for many. That’s why the Rotary’s Million Mask Challenge aims to donate an impressive 1,000,000 masks throughout the …

Updated meal delivery schedule

Meal delivery times have been updated. While the transportation team does its best to be on time, the hybrid schedule can cause shifts to the drop off times. Therefore, the transportation team requests that students or their parents arrive at the drop-off stop seven minutes prior to the scheduled drop-off time, and be prepared to …

Dana Taylor to be honored at NAACP’s Freedom Fund Dinner

The Sullivan County NAACP will honor Monticello Central School District’s Executive Director of Special, Summer and After-School programs during its annual Freedom Fund Dinner. The Freedom Fund Dinner Awards celebrate community members who have made significant contributions to the lives of people of color. Ms. Taylor is a daughter, mother, wife, educator and life-long resident …

Donors choose to help KLR

A big “thank you” to all of the donors who helped Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School Fifth-Grade Teacher Yesenia Kreeger reach her fundraising goal to purchase a new Microsoft Surface Pro tablet to help enhance her virtual lessons. As instruction shifted to a remote model in the fall months, Ms. Kreeger ran into some challenges …

Kindergarten Registration Week Postponed

Kindergarten Registration Week, originally scheduled to take place March 22-26 has been postponed to later in the school year. As in years past, registration will be by appointment only. However, this year, registration will take place at the school which the incoming kindergartener will attend. Children who will attend Emma C. Chase Elementary School will …