7th Grade Ricochet Leadership Training

All 7th graders participated in the Ricochet Leadership Training that was offered by the Iowa State University Extension office.  Through discussion and hands-on activities, the training touched on the five Dimensions in the following Leadership Stages:  Leadership Information, Leadership attitudes, Communication, Decision-making, and Stress management.

Add some color to your driveway and show your support of the Panthers at the same time!

Add some color to your driveway and show your support of the Panthers at the same time. The Monticello Band Parents will be painting these emblems this spring once the weather cooperates. Fill out an order form today! Forms are available in all the school offices or at this link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1QWUqHdeG0S3Gn1SYw727tJtH0kH5DNh-WTMV4prILl0/edit?usp=sharing  

7/8 Grade Band Solo Fun Night!

7/8 Grade Band Solo Fun Night! 7/8 grade band Solo Fun Night will be held Thursday, April 12 at the middle school from 4:30-7pm.  Since this is an individually scheduled event, please contact Mrs. Dobel at jill.dobel@monticello.k12.ia.us if your band student has activities that afternoon/evening that will need to be scheduled around.  

2018-19 Homecoming Dates!

2018-19 Homecoming – Mark your Calendars!! Monday, September 24 — Parade @ 6:00, Coronation @ 6:30, Powder Puff @ 7:00. Friday, September 28 — Football vs North Fayette Valley. Saturday, September 29 — Dance @ High School Commons 8:00-11:00.

Middle School Girls Attend Rockwell Collins for Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day!

Josephine VonAhsen, Mary Schmitt, Trista DeShaw, Faith Hansen, and Natalia Williams went to Rockwell Collins for Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day as a part of Engineering Week 2018.  Here are some pictures.  They did a lot of awesome things, but the most powerful thing for the girls was that they assembled a prosthetic hand […]

Snow Make Up Days—The 2 snow days we had will be made up on May 30 & May 31!

Snow Make Up Days—The 2 snow days we had will be made up on May 30 & May 31!  

Safety in our Schools

Good morning everyone, We are all very saddened by the events that happened yesterday in Parkland, Florida.  When an event like that happens we all have a tendency to look closely at our lives and our schools.  I just wanted to share that in the Monticello Community School District we have an established lock down […]

Flu Season Update!

Hello all, I just wanted to give you an update on the flu virus in the Monticello Community School District.  We have been closely monitoring our buildings for the last two weeks and have used additional custodial time to do deep cleaning to prevent the spread of the influenza virus.  Our efforts have been paying […]

Nathan Oswald Wins the Monticello Middle School National Geographic Bee!

Nathan Oswald Wins the Monticello Middle School National Geographic Bee and Moves One Step Closer to $50,000 College Scholarship —Laura Schmitt-8th grade history teacher 8th grader Nathan Oswald won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on January 16, 2018 and a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship. Nathan will take a test to […]

Parents & Students & Staff – Be a part of our Student Wellness Committee!

Parents & Students & Staff – Be a part of our Student Wellness Committee! The Monticello Community School District is looking for parents & students to join our Student Wellness Committee. The committee is made up of parents, students, and staff that work together to promote healthy nutrition and activities that align with our wellness […]