KLR STEAM Fair postponed to April 25

The Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School STEAM Fair, originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 27, has been postponed to Thursday, April 25 at 6 p.m.   

Cooke-Rutherford PTO Read-a-thon is underway!

The Cooke-Rutherford PTO Read-a-thon fundraiser has begun and will end on Monday, April 22.  This digital fundraiser promotes reading while raising money for a good cause.  Easily send to friends and family over social media and they can participate anywhere in the world.  For more information, follow us on Facebook at “Cooke-Rutherford PTO” and lookout …

Discipline is Not a Dirty Word -Free parenting workshops offered

Cornell Cooperative Extension in Sullivan County, in partnership with Monticello Central School District and the Empire State Program, is presenting a six-part series of parenting workshops entitled “Discipline is Not a Dirty Word” on Thursday evenings, now through April 11, at Cooke Elementary School, 6 to 8 p.m. This free program is for parents and …

Imagine that!

#MonticelloRocks because of our English Language Learners! Ms. Aftel’s third grade ELLs at KLR are working on narratives about their own imaginary planets. And they are doing an out-of-this-world job!

KLR students dazzle at mid-winter concert

Third, fourth and fifth grade students at KLR were able to show an appreciative audience just what they are learning in music class by singing, playing instruments and performing at the mid-winter concert. Each grade performed five songs. Third graders performed “Hello Song” in two languages along with other traditional tunes. The fourth-grade students ended …

KLR recognizes exemplary students and staff during Fun Friday

Exemplary students and staff received some well-deserved recognition during February’s Fun Friday at Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School (KLR). February Employee of the Month The KLR Leadership Team announced second-grade teacher Cindy Shope as the February Employee of the Month and read this statement:  Our KLR Employee of the Month for February is a person …

EB Crawford Public Library hosting Sullivan County Youth Book Festival

The inaugural Sullivan County Youth Book Festival will take place on Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library in Monticello. They will welcome more than 20 authors and illustrators of books for infants through young adults. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet the many …