BOE will meet Thursday, Dec. 9

There will be a regular meeting of the Monticello Central School District Board of Education on Thursday, December 9, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. in the Cooke Elementary Gymnasium. There will be a proposed executive session at 6:30 p.m. to discuss “the medical, financial, credit or employment history of a particular person or corporation, or matters …

It’s Monday in Monticello – Nov. 22

It’s Monday in Monticello — time for Superintendent of Schools’ Dr. Matthew Evans’ weekly address to the Monticello community. This week — indoor winter activities, upcoming early dismissals and more!

EPIC will host “The Attitude of Gratitude” on Nov. 22

The Every Person Influences Children (EPIC) program will be hosting a virtual “The Attitude of Gratitude” workshop for Monticello families next Monday, November 22 from 7:00PM to 8:00PM via Zoom. Participants will gather to hear discussions on topics such as self-care, gratitude practices and positive affirmations. The event is free, but registration is required. Please …

MCSD celebrates its School-Related Professionals

The third Tuesday of November is New York State’s School-Related Professionals Recognition Day. This year’s SRP Day falls on Tuesday, Nov. 16.  SRPs are the dedicated support staff that make public schools run smoothly. SRPs help educate, transport and feed children, and keep children safe in school. They are the bus drivers and attendants, aides, …

It’s Monday in Monticello – Nov. 15

It’s Monday in Monticello — time for Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Evans’ weekly address to the MCSD community. This week, he is joined by several special guests to discuss a time-honored Monticello tradition: The annual MHS Thanksgiving Food Drive. 

MCSD celebrates school psychologists during National School Psychology Week

Nov. 8 – 12 is National School Psychology Week. Please join us in celebrating our school psychologists who help our students navigate mental health challenges, support social and emotional growth, and thrive.   This year’s theme is: “Let’s Get in GEAR.” (Grow, Engage, Advocate, Rise).   According to the National Association of School Psychologists, “The …

Reminder for families of students enrolled in MCSD’s Empire After School Program

Español A reminder for families of students who are enrolled in Monticello Central School District’s Empire After-School program — the program follows the district’s schedule. When school is closed, there is no before or after-school program. On days where there is a scheduled half-day, early dismissal, or an emergency early dismissal, there is no after-school …

Sullivan County Public Health Services hosting a series of pediatric vaccination clinics

Sullivan County Public Health Services  is hosting a series of vaccination clinics for children aged 5-11. Please see the schedule below:  To pre-register for any of the above clinics go to: https://sullivanny.us/Departments/Publichealth/COVIDvaccines/clinics For information on boosters and other Covid-19 vaccine clinics please visit: https://sullivanny.us/ For a list of local vaccination sites for adults, click here  …

MHS senior soccer athletes win at Exceptional Senior Soccer Game

On Sunday, Nov. 7 four senior soccer players played in Section IX’s Exceptional Senior Soccer Game at Newburgh Free Academy.  Four seniors —  two from MHS’ girls soccer team and two from MHS’ boys soccer team — were selected to participate in the game. Yami Escobar and Karen Perilla-Buitrage played for the girls “west” team …