Elementary School Counselor of the Year!

Congratulations to Aimee Hospodarsky for being selected as the Elementary School Counselor of the Year by the Iowa School Counselor Association!! Aimee was recognized at the Iowa School Counselor Conference for her outstanding service and achievement. Very well deserved! Congrats Aimee!

December Board Meeting is Dec. 16

The Board of Education will only be having one meeting in December and it will be on Monday, December 16 at 6:30pm.  They will not have a work session in December.

2019-20 Shuttle Routes

Shuttle Routes 2019 – 2020

2019-20 School Year Important Dates

2019-20 School Year Important Dates: 2020 Spring Break is March 16-20 2020 Graduation is Sunday, May 24 The full 2019-20 calendar is available under ‘Calendars’ on our homepage.

New Curriculum & Special Programs Director

Please help us in congratulating our new Curriculum & Special Programs Director Robyn Ponder! Dear MCSD Staff & Community, I am very honored to be the next Curriculum and Special Programs Director for the Monticello Community School District. For those of you who don’t know me, I have been a teacher in this district for […]

2019-20 School Supply Lists

Listed below are the school supply lists for the 2019-20 school year. Little Panther Preschool Supply List Shannon Elementary School Supply List Carpenter Elementary School Supply List Middle School Student Supply List High School students should start out with pens, pencils, notebooks, folders, etc. Individual classes may require more supplies, teachers will let students know.

Thank you Dubuque Racing Association (DRA)!

Thank you to the Dubuque Racing Association (DRA) for your generous donations to the Monticello Community School District!!! The DRA awarded the following: Shannon Elementary – $1,750 for library books Carpenter Elementary $2,100 for library books Monticello Middle School – $2,000 for assistive technology Monticello High School – $3,670 for math department calculators. Also, thank […]


➡️PARENTS! PARENTS! PARENTS! It is vital that the school district has current and updated information on students. Please remember to log in to your PowerSchool account and make sure everything is current, including your cell phone #’s, home phone #’s, email addresses, mailing address, emergency contacts, etc. ➡️We will be sending out report cards in […]

Carpenter Students Enjoying ‘Fine Dining’

The Carpenter students enjoyed fine dining today for lunch. Thanks to the cooks for preparing a great meal, Mrs. Stamp for playing the violin during lunch, and the high school student council members that helped serve and prepare the lunchroom.

4th Grade Human Body Projects

4th grade students studied and wrote about the skeletal, muscular, and central nervous system. Inside the shirts of each person is a paragraph about the importance of each of those systems. The 4th grade teachers then asked for volunteers to post them in a health related business in the area. This is a picture of […]