Graduation is Sunday, May 26. Congratulations Class of 2019!

Thank You Volunteers!

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 […]

May is School Board Recognition Month!

Hello Everyone, May is School Board Recognition Month in Iowa. Across the state there are 330 school districts, led by 1,875 school board members. These board members represent a continuing commitment to local citizen decision making in public education. Each month, they donate their personal time in service to Iowa students. In our school district […]

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 […]

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 […]

KHAK’s Teacher of the Week!

KHAK’s Teacher of the Week is Steph Isaac! Steph is a 4th-grade teacher at Carpenter Elementary School in Monticello, and she was nominated for ‘Teacher of the Week’ by Traysa Orcutt. Check it out here! Congratulations Mrs. Isaac!  We are so lucky to have you!

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 […]

MCSD has been named a DISTRICT of DISTINCTION by the Iowa School Counselors Association!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: Sheryl Cline, ISCA President-Elect, scline@linnmar.k12.ia.us Troy Bergmann, ISCA Awards Chair, bergmann.troy@iowacityschools.org MONTICELLO CSD RECEIVES COUNSELING PROGRAM RECOGNITION Monticello Community School District has been named a District of Distinction by the Iowa School Counselors Association (ISCA).  This designation recognizes school districts that are committed to implementing comprehensive school counseling programs which address […]