7/8 Concert Choir performs at Music in the Parks, earns first place

On Friday, May 17 the 7/8 Concert Choir, under the direction of Mrs. Marissa Jurow, performed at the “Music in the Parks” ensemble festival at Manalapan High School and Six Flags in New Jersey, where they placed 1st in their ensemble category and received “Excellent” Distinction! The festival is held annually across the United States. …

Students explore career possibilities at MHS’s Career Fair

Almost 30 local employers and organizations visited Monticello High School on Thursday, May 16 for a Career Fair. Not only were students able to learn about summer job openings, they were also able to explore career paths available in their own backyard. Company representatives spoke to students about what a typical day looks like in …

Voters approve 2024-25 budget and capital project; elect three to Board of Education

The unofficial results of the May 21 budget vote and Board of Education election are as follows:  Proposition 1—Budget approved, 598-243 (71%) Proposition 2—Capital project approved, 615-230 (73%) Board of Education election: For Todd Grodin’s Seat: Todd Grodin: 510 Write-in Candidates: 33 For Tim Crumley’s Seat: Tim Crumley: 539 Write-in Candidates: 85 For Lynka Rivera’s …

It’s Monday in Monticello – May 20

It’s Monday in Monticello — time for Superintendent Evans’ weekly update to the Monticello community. In this episode — upcoming events, two give-back days bracketing Memorial Day weekend, and a reminder about tomorrow’s budget/capital improvement project vote and Board of Education election. Also — an interview with Cathy McFadden, April Rutledge, and Kayleigh Bowles, three …

Three MCSD Board members earn awards

Three Monticello Board of Education trustees earned some impressive accolades from the New York State School Boards Association ‘s (NYSSBA) Recognition Program   Adrianna Mayson-Greco was honored with a Level 2 Board Excellence Award. Wendy Galligan-Weiner was honored with a Level 3 Board Mastery Award. Todd Grodin was honored with a Level 4 Lifetime Achievement …

MHS No Place for Hate Committee discusses future plans

Monticello High School students and staff members met on Tuesday afternoon to reignite the school’s No Place for Hate committee. No Place for Hate (NPFH) is a designation from The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) that schools may earn after utilizing the NPFH’s research-based framework to enhance students’ understanding of diversity, bias and social justice through a …

SC BOCES will host info session geared towards families of students with disabilities

Message from Sullivan County BOCES: Sullivan County BOCES is hosting a “Building Bridges – Community Resources: Support Outside of and Beyond School, including Post Graduation” virtual event on June 11 at 4:30 p.m.  Let’s work together to bring future aspirations to life! Learn about the community resources available for you and your child beyond school. …

Sixth-grade orientation presentation/attendance survey available online

The sixth-grade orientation presentation that was shared during last week’s presentation is available online.  Click here to view it In addition, please complete the survey below to help with our attendance initiatives:  MCSD Attendance Survey Encuesta de asistencia estudiantil para el distrito de Monticello