MCSD salutes its school nurses at Sept. 23 meeting

At its Sept. 23 regular meeting, the Monticello Central School District, in partnership with the Mid Hudson School Study Council held a “Salute to School Nurses” in honor of the district’s nurses.  “Throughout the pandemic, everyone in public education has gone above and beyond in service,” Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Evans. “Then, there are …

RJK meal delivery schedule

The MCSD food service and transportation departments will deliver three breakfasts, and three lunches to drop-off locations throughout the district on Wednesday, Sept. 21 for RJK students who are learning remotely this week. Students, or their parents, can come to the locations listed on the schedule linked below at the appropriate times to receive their …

September Monti Message

Superintendent’s Monti Message – September 2021 Back to School Over 2700 Monticello CSD students in grades K–12 returned to our schools on September 8.  Our students and staff were excited to resume full, in-person instruction in all our schools for the first time since March 2020. Similar to the start of previous school years, some …

Update on contact tracing; RJK will pivot to remote instruction. SJS and all other schools remain open

haga clic aquí para español Dear Monticello CSD Community Member, Based on our contact tracing results from yesterday’s three cases at Robert J. Kaiser Middle School (RJK) and St. John Street School, we will need to switch RJK MS to remote instruction for the week of September 20 through September 24. The results showed approximately …

Six new COVID-19 cases in district; contact tracing ongoing

haga clic aquí para español Dear Monticello CSD Community Member, Since yesterday morning, we have received reports of six (6) new cases of COVID-19 positive students in Kenneth L. Rutherford Elementary School and three (3) at Robert J. Kaiser Middle School. Most of these students were last in their respective schools on Monday or Tuesday …

Issuance of P-EBT benefits ongoing

*This article was originally published July 8 on the MCSD website; we are reposting it now in September as local families have begun receiving their benefits. As a reminder, Monticello Central School District is not affiliated with this program. We are distributing this information as a public service and can not answer specific questions about …

BOE adopts COVID-19 mitigation plan for the 2021-22 school year; recording of community forum is available.

District plan Our COVID-19 mitigation plan was approved by the Board of Education during its Aug. 26 meeting. Please review the 2021-22 COVID-19 mitigation plan to learn what to expect for the 2021-22 school year.  Building-level plans Each individual school has also created a building-specific plan. Please review the plan of your child’s school below.  Emma C. …

RJK’s COVID-19 Mitigation Plan

Please read the Robert J. Kaiser Middle School COVID-19 Mitigation Plan here to learn more about the expectations for the 2021-22 school year.  Please contact the main office at 845-796-3058 with any questions. 

August Monti Message

1. COVID-19 Mitigation and Prevention Plans, 2021–22 On August 5, 2021, the New York State Department of Health informed the public that it would not be issuing any guidance for New York’s school districts on COVID-19 mitigation and prevention for the 2021–22 year. Instead, it left these decisions to local school districts. My colleagues from …

ATI will host a Back to School Fair on Sept. 1

Action Toward Independence (ATI) will hold a Back-To-School Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 1 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 309 E. Broadway in Monticello.  The event will feature:  A book bag giveaway Craft/Activity Table Games and Door Prizes School supplies Food  For more information, please call 845-794-4228 Disclaimer: This event is sponsored by the …