Classroom 2020: Phase II bond referendum will be held during school budget vote

Voters in the Monticello Central School District will consider an $85.5 million “Classroom 2020: Phase II” bond referendum during the district’s annual school budget vote, which will be held on May 21. In a separate proposition, residents will also consider the creation of a $10 million capital reserve fund, similar to a savings fund, that …

“Screenagers” screening to be held during “Screen Free Week”

In celebration of Screen Free Week, which runs from April 29 to May 5, a group of local community agencies have planned a screening of the film, “Screenagers” at locations in Orange and Sullivan counties. The public is invited to attend these free events.  Sullivan County Screening May 1, 2019 SUNY Sullivan, Loch Sheldrake Campus, …

Gary Silverman honored with “Outstanding Educator Award”

The Sullivan County School Boards Association (SCSBA) named Gary Silverman, a long-time science teacher at the Robert J. Kaiser Middle School (RJK), as a recipient of the organization’s  “Outstanding Educator Award.” The annual award honors educators who have made a significant impact on the education of children in Sullivan County. Mr. Silverman is known to …

Computer-Based Testing update

UPDATE, April 3, 4:49 p.m.: Please read the press release from the New York State Department of Education below for the most recent information. Please keep an eye out for more information from your child’s building principal via SchoolMessenger.  From NYSED: Computer-based testing (CBT) of the state English Language Arts (ELA) tests will resume tomorrow …