Focus on Children – Abby and Mallie – Silver
Life Event Planning – Madison and Emilee – Gold
Career Investigation – Lindsey Pearson – Bronze
Student Judges – Kiara Watson and Zoe Amoroso
Lucky’s Of Monticello
LifeShare No Date
Time & Temp
War Eagle Boats
Seark Sod Farm
Pines Broadcasting Company
Old Milo Christmas Tree Farm
Union Bank 1
Scripture Of The Day
Secure Storage 2
Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)
Head of the Class
Jones Custom Backhoe Service, LLC
NorthSide Baptist Church
Vera Llyod Turkey Trot 5K
Johnson’s Showroom Furniture
South Arkansas Business Solutions
Atlas Foundation Repair
Immanuel Baptist Church
Gibson & Keith
The nomination process started on the seventh week of school when teachers were asked to nominate four students from each grade based on the categories. The top four names from teacher nominations were put on a ballot and were voted on by faculty. Winners for this quarter include the following: Leadership-Gabriel Martens (9), Jordyn Nowlen (10), Sam Mencer (11), Madison Grey (12); Dedication-Jamaya Pinckney (9), Kaylyn Smith (10), Colby Stevens (11), Sidney Sizemore (12); Academics-Josiah Taylor (9), Zadrian Goodman (10), Emilee Lawson (11), Shontiara Johnson (12); Character-Morgan Cassels (9), Noah West (10), Kevin Davidson (11), Demetrius Ruffin (12).
This election will take place every nine weeks. Mr. Brown wants students to know that their hard work is not going unnoticed. “Hopefully, the students will feel more recognized,” Brown explains, “for all of the things they’ve done, as well as students receiving an hour lunch once a week and the recognition of knowing they’ve worked really hard.” Shontiara Johnson, MHS senior, is proud to be chosen for the first quarter. “I’m very appreciative to the teachers who voted for me. It feels good to be recognized for my academic achievements.”
If you or your parent did not attend parent teacher conferences last night, please stop by the office during YOUR lunch, not during class time and pick it up.
Reader’s Theater will practice at 11:15 for the rest of the week to get ready for the Little rock Central Tournament. Please excuse them from homeroom.
In the only contested race in the Monticello school board election, Keith Wells defeated Kathy Campbell by a ballot count of 96-29.
The Monticello school board held a special called meeting, Thursday evening, where the district’s new school superintendent was announced. (more…)
Six Monticello High School choir members were recently selected to the Arkansas
All-State Choir. Luke Lane, Gabrielle Causey, Madison Gray,
Maryclaire Guanzon, Ashley Cathey and Brendan Davis. The All-State Music Conference
featured the performances of the state’s best choral and band musicians.
UAM – Dr. John Hunt;
DC -Julie Callison;
Monticello – Debra Ashcraft ;
MIS AR Teacher of the Year Candidate – Rachel Beer Withers
At the last City Council meeting, W. J. McKeiver asked the city to widen a section of Old Troy Road, due to increased big rig traffic around Price Lumber Mill.
“Dear Board Members:
Please accept this letter as my formal announcement that I intend to retire as Superintendent of the Monticello School District on June 30, 2015.
Monticello School Board held their regularly scheduled monthly meeting, last week .
Superintendent Bob Harper announced that January has been designated Arkansas School Board Recognition month, and thanked all the Board members for their service.
Tuesday evening, the Monticello district school board met at 5:30. After welcoming guests from UAM,
A number of reports were reviewed and approved, including the Accident Prevention and Safety Plan, the District Crisis Plan, Emergency Action Plan and Continuity of Operations Plan.The Board also approved the district’s Workmen’s Compensation Plan for 2014-2015.
Needed roof and gutter repairs at the OEC building were discussed at Tuesday night’s Monticello school board meeting.
Program director Randy Lay also explain the need for additional classrooms for the program, and answered the boards questions about likely growth in the vocational field of education.
The life-threatening incident at Watson Chapel, where 4 nurses out of the Monticello bleachers saved a junior high football player at the WC scrimmage game, has drawing attention to the possibility of similar incidents occurring.
At Tuesday night’s at Monticello school board meeting, the board discussed their “emergency action plan for athletics,” which covers all sports included in the district athletic program.
The Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) announces Amber Hairston, a Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) teacher at Monticello High School in Monticello, Arkansas, as the 2014 ACTE Region IV New Teacher of the Year. The ACTE New Teacher of the Year award recognizes CTE teachers with 3-5 years’ experience (at the secondary or postsecondary level) who have made significant contributions toward innovative and unique career and technical education programs and shown a professional commitment early in their careers. (more…)
Following week before last’s week’s heroic intervention that saved the life a a Watson Chapel football player in Pine Bluff, 4 local nurses were honored by the Monticello Schools, the Billie Booster Club, and the player they saved and his family.
This video was recorded at the Billies vs Lake Village halftime break, at Frday evening’s season opener..
Monticello Superintendant Bobby Harper told MLive, (more…)
Monticello School today announces its policy for providing free and reduced price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program, After school Snack Program, and/or School Breakfast Program. The central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party. The price charged for a paid student breakfast is $0.75 Pre-K-12th the price charged for a paid student lunch is $1.50 Pre-K-5th, and $1.75 6th-12th
The Monticello School District’s Transportation Department was selected as one of six school districts in the State of Arkansas and awarded the Arkansas Association of Pupil Transportation School Bus Safety Award given at this year’s AAPT Annual Conference in Hot springs, this week.
Southern Quality Construction
Cass Martin Realty
The Computer Guys
DMH We Are Hiring
Cedar Hills Apartments
Monticello Tire (Goodyear)
Razorback Body Shop
Holiday Inn Express
Cash Saver Food Outlet
Ray Ryburn Real Estate
Monticello Animal Clinic
The Guest House
State Farm David Funderburg
Re-Elect Bruce Anderson Judge
Union Bank 2
Bone’s Auto Parts
Reggie’s Lock & Key
Happy Thoughts Booth 236
Custom Truck / Spee-D-Lube