Elementary schools welcome School Counselor Molly Messina

With the addition of School Counselor Molly Messina to the Monticello team in the 2019-20 school year, students can add another brick to the foundation they are building during their elementary years to support their future. The New York State Education Department recently released new guidance regulations requiring that all elementary school students have access …

Learn more about Classroom 2020 at one of our open houses

Join Board of Education members and district leaders at one of our upcoming open houses to learn more about Classroom 2020 Phase II, ask questions and tour our facilities.  Open houses: Sept. 7, 12:30 p.m., Monticello High School (gymnasium entrance) Sept. 11, 6 p.m., Cornelius Duggan Elementary School  Sept. 24, 6:30 p.m., Kenneth L. Rutherford …

Disaster preparedness course to be held at Daniel Pierce Library

New York State is offering two hour training sessions for residents to have the tools and resources to prepare for any type of disaster, respond accordingly and recover as quickly as possible to pre-disaster conditions. On Sept. 26 at 6 p.m., a training session will be held at the Daniel Pierce Library, 328 Main St. …

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

A message from the Ethelbert B. Crawford Library:  Library Card Sign-Up Month reminds students, families that libraries are the key to academic success This September Ethelbert B. Crawford public library in Monticello is joining the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide for Library Card Sign-Up Month, a time to remind parents, caregivers and students …

August Classroom 2020 Video Update

Each month, the district releases a video to update our residents on the status of the Classroom 2020 project. Watch this month’s update above, and check out our Classroom 2020 webpage for more information and a video and news archive.

Help us make Monticello a healthier place to be! 

The Monticello Central School District is seeking health-minded community members, staff, students, parents, agencies and organizations to join our District-Wide Wellness Committee. We seek to build a committee filled with diverse perspectives who will work together to recommend and decide upon strategies to improve the health and wellness of the students and staff of the MCSD.   Last year, …

Get your Panther gear at 25% off until Sept. 29 at our new Side Line Store!

Celebrate the launch of the MCSD Side Line Store with a special promotion! From now until Sept. 29, receive 25% off your purchase when you use the code GRANDOPENING19 at checkout.  The MCSD Side Line Store is a virtual shop where you can support your school with all of the latest Panther gear. Visit us …

Parent Portal closed for summer; will reopen Aug. 29

The SchoolTool Parent Portal will reopen on Aug. 29, after being closed for the summer. Users who attempt to login prior to that date may receive error messages — please disregard these messages until after Aug. 29. 

Doug Murphy and Jim Farrell honored by Mid-Hudson School Study Council

In late August, the Mid-Hudson School Study Council (MHSSC) announced the 2019 recipients of the organization’s Awards for Excellence. The list of honorees included two members of the Monticello community. Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School (KLR) Assistant Principal Doug Murphy will receive an Educational Leadership Award.  A member of the Monticello team for more than …