2019-20 School Year Important Dates

2019-20 School Year Important Dates: Registration is Tuesday, August 6 from 11am-7pm at the High School Open House is Wednesday, August 21 –Elementary from 4:30-6pm; MS from 5-6:30pm; HS from 5:30-7pm First Day of School is Friday, August 23 Homecoming Week is September 23-28 2020 Spring Break is March 16-20 2020 Graduation is Sunday, May […]

Important! Before school starts in August:

Before school starts in August: All Kindergarten students must be up to date on their preschool shots and have received their 4-year-old boosters of Dtap, Polio, MMR, and Varicella. All 7th grade (and above) students must show proof of having received a Tdap (Tetanus/Acellular Pertussis) vaccination booster AND a Meningococcal vaccination on or after 10 […]

High School Office Summer Hours

High School Office Summer Hours The High School office will be open from 8:00 AM—Noon Monday through Thursday. Closed Fridays.  

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 […]

Summer Food Program!

Sports updates:

The make-up baseball  games at Wilton will be on 7/10 at 5:30 FS baseball on 6/26 vs Cascade is cancelled.


➡️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 […]

MHS recognized as a Banner School for PBIS by the Department of Education!

Congratulations!  Monticello High School has been recognized as a Banner School for PBIS by the Department of Education. Banner schools are sustaining universal systems and practices. Students are accessing interventions such as Check in/Check out and at least 50 percent are responding positively to the support. The Tier 2 team engages families and staff and […]

Seniors Experience Real Money, Real World

While underclassmen completed required state testing last month, our seniors engaged in a financial literacy program entitled Real Money. Real World.  Molly Schmitt and Jacki Luckstead from Iowa State University Extension, students engaged in budgeting instruction that prepared them for future financial decisions.  Through four lessons, seniors learned about paycheck deductions, money management provided through […]

New Iowa Statewide Assessments – ISASP

Dear Parents, For several years students in our district, as well as districts across the state, have been assessed on an annual basis with the Iowa Assessments. The Monticello Community School District has traditionally elected to administer these assessments in October. Last spring the Iowa legislature determined that all students in Iowa would be assessed […]