Upcoming EPIC Workshops

The Every Person Influences Children (EPIC) Program will present two workshops for Monticello families in April. All workshops are free and dinner and children’s activities are provided. All attendees will also have the chance to win a $25 gift card raffle.  Coping with Daily Stress & Frustrations EPIC Facilitator: Elisa Mendels Wednesday, April 10, 5:30 …

Monticello Board of Education holding its regular meeting April 11

There will be a regular meeting of the Monticello Central School District Board of Education on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. in the RJK Middle School Library. The meeting will start at 5:30 p.m. to conduct interviews in executive session. Public session is expected to start at 8 p.m. 

Statement from State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia

First and foremost, I would like to thank students, parents, teachers and administrators for their continued patience and support as we work through the difficulties that occurred this week with computer-based testing. I regret the hardship these difficulties have placed on school communities. I understand the changes we made may have presented unforeseen challenges. As …

KLR students recognized during Fun Friday

On Fun Friday at Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School,  the following students were recognized for their excellence: Attendance Award Mr. Law’s class Lunchroom Champs Ms. Boardman’s class Students of the Month: Mrs. Mabee Adeena Chowdhury Mrs. Reed Chase Young Mrs. Ferentinos Lillyan McDonnell Mrs. Moore Joshua Pinto-Lemus Miss Scales Tyler Ehrets Hulse Mrs. Bright Steven …

Computer-Based Testing update

UPDATE, April 3, 4:49 p.m.: Please read the press release from the New York State Department of Education below for the most recent information. Please keep an eye out for more information from your child’s building principal via SchoolMessenger.  From NYSED: Computer-based testing (CBT) of the state English Language Arts (ELA) tests will resume tomorrow …

Central Office will be open to receive nominating petitions on April 22

If Mother Nature continues to bless the MCSD with spring-like weather, and there are no additional snow days used between April 2 and April 11, schools will be closed on April 12 and April 22, in addition to the already-scheduled spring break from April 15-19.  Please be advised that regardless of the school’s schedule, Central …

Creative, professional students give back to the community

Mr. Waddell’s Structural Engineering class and Woodworking Manufacturing classes are run as professional working shops.  After learning about safety, materials, professionalism and purpose, these students move forward, creating beautiful and useful products.   The emphasis of these classes is building products that can go to help the community. Currently, these classes on working on well-crafted …