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Safety alert for Monticello families

A Sullivan West student was approached by a stranger yesterday afternoon. Fortunately, the student is safe. READ MORE for suspect's description and safety tips for students.

MCSD Board of Education to hold regular meeting on Thursday, Oct. 2 at Chase

There will be a regular meeting of the Monticello Central School District Board of Education on Thursday, October 2 at 6:00 p.m. in the Chase School Multipurpose Room. see proposed agenda

There will be a proposed executive session at 6:01 p.m. The open meeting will occur after the completion of executive session.

Health screenings will take place during October

New York state mandated health screenings will be taking place in each school. see schedule

Elementary morning music program begins Monday, Oct. 6

The fourth and fifth grade Morning Music Program will begin on Monday, Oct. 6. Sessions will run from 7:05 – 8:45 a.m. at the RJK Middle School. A letter with more details has been sent to each student’s parent or guardian. CLICK HERE for program information.

Recital to benefit Eugene D. Nesin Memorial Scholarship

The fifth annual Eugene D. Nesin Memorial fundraising recital will take place Sunday, Oct. 26 at 3:00 p.m. All proceeds will go toward scholarships for current students who wish to pursue a future in the arts. read more

Health departments provide advice on preventing Enterovirus

There is growing concern about the spread of Enterovirus D68, a respiratory illness affecting children and others. CLICK HERE for more information about symptoms and preventative care.

Important information regarding flu prevention

As we enter the flu season, it is important for families to understand why seasonal influenza is serious, symptoms to look for, and how to get them vaccinated. Please read the flu guide [pdf] from the New York State Department of Health to learn more.

Superintendent Mangus updates community on recent comptroller report

The state Comptroller's Office has released results of a recent audit of the district's financial condition. Superintendent Mangus responds and explains corrective actions taken by the district.  read story and download report with the district's corrective action plan (Appendix B)

Classes announced at Nesin Cultural Arts

Enrollment is open for classes beginning Oct. 4 and concluding in the spring of 2015. Classes include Visual Arts, Dance, and Music; click here to see the full list of classes. To register, please contact the appropriate class instructor.

2014 Hall of Distinction Inductees announced

Five deserving individuals will be welcomed into the Monticello Central School District Hall of Distinction this fall.  read more

Revised late bus runs announced

Please see revised schedule for late bus runs and stops for the 2014-15 school year. Please call our transportation department at 845-794-8570 with any questions.

2014-15 calendar is available for download

The school district calendar that will be mailed to households by mid-to-late August is now available for download. Please keep in mind that the best resource for updated information is the district web site.

CLICK HERE to view or download the 28-page document in its entirety.


If you have not registered your child for kindergarten

Please call the district registrar at 845-794-7700, ext. 78905 as soon as possible! There are many steps to be taken before school begins in the fall. 
download brochure  |   download complete registration paperwork package (both are in PDF Format)

Project Excel Preschool registration for 2014/15 school year is now taking place

Meals and transportation are provided. Please stop by the 22 St John Street location and pick up a registration packet or call the office at 845-794-4020.

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