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 […]

High School Entrance!

High School Entrance! They have started work on the high school entrance. The main entrance is no longer accessible and probably won’t be for quite a while. Please use the double doors (English/Social Studies department doors) to the LEFT of the main entrance and follow signs to the office. Handicap access will be the doors […]

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 […]

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 […]