Guitar program joins Morning Music Chorus for concert Jan. 29

On Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, at 7 p.m. in the Monticello High School Auditorium (39 Breakey Ave., Monticello) the 4th and 5th grade Morning Music Chorus will combine with the new 5th grade guitar program for their annual Winter Concert.   The MHS guitar program will also join as a special performance to demonstrate for …

Grade 4-5 Winter Choral Concert will feature special guitar performance

On Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 7 p.m., the district will host its annual Grade 4-5 Winter Choral Concert in the A.P. Hughs auditorium at Monticello High School. Attendees will be treated to a performance by the fourth and fifth-grade morning music chorus, and students in the new fifth-grade guitar program. Monticello High School guitar students …

Board goals pave a pathway to the future

Without clear vision, it’s difficult to see a path forward. That’s why, over the summer and into the early fall, members of the Monticello Board of Education carefully deliberated and discussed their perceptions of an ideal school district, Monticello’s challenges and strengths, and pathways to resolutions.  As a result of these discussions, the Board committed …

Free holiday craft time at Tiny Town on Dec. 19

Beginning at 9:30 a.m., the Every Person Influences Children (EPIC) program will host a holiday craft time for children aged birth through four and their caregivers at Tiny Town on Dec. 19.  Participants will make gingerbread houses, enjoy a holiday story time, snack and fun with bubbles and parachutes. There is no cost to attend …

Dec. 17 EPIC workshop cancelled

Due to the inclement weather and subsequent school closure, the EPIC workshop scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 17 has been cancelled. 

More Monticello students will be warm this winter, thanks to $2,500 grant

As temperatures begin to drop, more students in the Monticello Central School District will stay warm thanks to the generosity of the Monticello Walmart and the advocacy of Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther. Anthony Cibrasi of Walmart and Assemblywoman Gunther visited the Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School’s December Fun Friday to formally present the district with a …

Need help coping with daily stress and frustrations?

The Every Person Influences Children (EPIC) program will present a free workshop, Coping with Daily Stress and Frustrations on Thursday, Dec. 12 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the George L. Cooke Elementary School, room 205. The workshop will be facilitated by Social and Emotional Wellness (SEW) teacher Elisa Mendels.  Children are welcome. The workshop …