March 27 – Update from Dr. Silver re: extended school closure, meal delivery and more

para una traducción en español haga clic aquí Dear Families:   We continue to make the best of the extraordinary situation we find ourselves in.  None of us have ever experienced anything like this, and we are all inventing solutions as we go.  I hope that you and your family are healthy and safe, and that the school district is supporting you in …

Committee for Preschool Special Education Services suspends services, effective March 25

After careful deliberations, Sullivan County has determined that all Committee for Preschool Special Education (CPSE) services, including speech, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and all special education programs at sites will be suspended effective Wednesday, March 25, at 5 p.m. until further notice.  The CPSE believes this decision to be in the best interest of its …

“Coping with a Crisis” webinar for families and caregivers will be held March 26

The School Mental Health Resource Training Center will offer a free webinar for families and caregivers on Thursday, March 26 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.  To register for this webinar, please click here  Disclaimer: This event is sponsored by the partners listed in the event below. It is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the Monticello …

Meal delivery resumes Tuesday, March 24

una traducción en español está abajo This is a reminder that meal delivery resumes Tuesday, March 24. It had been cancelled on Monday, March 23 due to inclement weather.  This week’s meal delivery schedule is as follows:  Tuesday, March 24:  one delivery containing breakfast and lunch Wednesday, March 25: one delivery containing breakfast and lunch …

After March 17, all kindergarten registration will resume in May

Please be advised that all kindergarten registration appointments scheduled for after March 17 will be rescheduled in May. Please contact Jeanne Wilkowski to make an appointment by calling 845-794-7700 x 78905 or emailing jwilkowski@k12mcsd.net 

Registration for kindergarten and Project Excel begins soon

Registration for kindergarten and for Project Excel is coming up. Keep reading for more information.  Kindergarten Registration  How can I register my child for kindergarten?  Step 1: Call 845-794-7700, ext. 78905 to make an appointment to register during one of the registration periods. Appointments will be available on school days between March 16-23.  Step 2:  …

Classroom 2020 construction will delay first day of 2020-21 school year

At its regular meeting on Jan. 30, the Monticello Central School District Board of Education adopted the 2020-21 school year calendar. Due to the Classroom 2020 construction that will be in progress over the summer months, the first day of school for most students will be held on Monday, Sept. 14. BOCES students (CTE and …

Update on Superintendent search

A message from Monticello Board of Education President, Lori Orestano-James  One of the few explicit responsibilities of a school board is the hiring and evaluation of a superintendent. We take that responsibility very seriously.  In early fall, the District issued a Request for Proposals (RFP), seeking responses from individuals or firms interested in assisting with …

Classroom 2020 breaks ground

Monticello Central School District Board of Education President Lori Orestano-James led a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Friday, Aug. 16 to celebrate the ground breaking of the Classroom 2020 Capital Improvement Project, as construction began on the roofs of the district’s elementary schools. Members of the Board, district leaders and representatives from Clark Patterson Lee Architectural Firm …