Intent to Return Form - Deadline: February 27, 2015
Families with students currently enrolled at Monticello Academy need to fill out the Intent to Return form for students in grades Kindergarten - 8th grade. 
 
The Intent to Return Form is located on our website under the Online Registration link. Please complete the Intent to Return form by Friday, February 27, 2015
 


Last Updated: 02/23/2015
2015-2016 Open Enrollment

Monticello Academy currently has 750 students enrolled in grades K-9, approximately 75 students in each grade level. Those interested in applying as a new applicant for any grade level are encouraged to attend an orientation meeting before submitting an application. Applications can be submitted online during the open enrollment period January 12 2015 - March 6, 2015. Our orientation meetings will be held on January 28, 2015 and February 19, 2015 6:30 - 7:30 pm. Students that have not been addmitted from the previous lottery are also encouraged to attend an orientation meeting and are required by law to submit a new application to enter the lottery. Parents will be notified regarding a student's acceptance by email and/or phone. Applications are located on this website under the "Online Registration" link.
 



Last Updated: 02/23/2015
Buy Your Yearbooks at Conferences This Week

The Yearbook staff is pleased to announce that we will be selling Yearbooks at Parent Teacher Conferences. 

Purchase a YEARBOOK at the upcoming Parent Teacher Conference February 25th and 26th. The yearbook contains 80 pages of photos and information about kindergarten through 9th grade.   The yearbook cost is only $20 until March 27th (the price will then rise to $25 until all yearbooks are sold out)

PLEASE NOTE: The yearbook usually sells out in the beginning of May and will NOT be sold the last two weeks of school to accommodate the office’s busy schedule at that time.

Do not wait and miss out on the 2014 -15 edition of the yearbook! Now is the time to purchase a Yearbook at Parent Teacher Conference!  Our booth will be located North of the office towards the 1st grade hallway.

We would love to see you on Wednesday or Thursday night this week!



Last Updated: 02/23/2015
School Musical Ticket Information

On February 27th tickets will go on sale for our school musical in the office.  This year we are performing Into the Woods, Jr.  right here on our own stage! Produced by special arrangement with Musical Theatre International

2015 School Play Performance Dates:

March 10th — March 13th.  Nightly Performance will begin at 6:00 pm.  Seating begins at 5:45.

Ticket prices: 

  • $3.00/student
  • $5.00/adult
  • $20/family pass (up to 6 immediate family members)

Tickets may be purchased in the office through the following procedure:

  • Fill out form(sent to your email) indicating how many of each ticket you want
  • Place in envelope with cash or check and drop off in office
  • Student will be given tickets last period of day to take home

Tickets can also be purchased on show night IF there are still available seats.



Last Updated: 02/23/2015
Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to help set up the fair on Monday, February 23rd from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and during the fair hours. Additional volunteers will be needed Friday at 4:00 p.m. to tear it down. Please contact Mrs. Ballard in the library or at kathy.ballard@monticelloacademy.net  if you can help.



Last Updated: 02/20/2015
Book Fair February 25, 26 & 27

We're pleased to announce that we are holding a Book Fair in the library during P/T conferences as follows (all young children must be accompanied by an adult)

Wednesday, February 25th from 3:00-6:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 26th from 12:30-5:00 p.m.

Friday, February 27th from 12:30-4:00 p.m.

You may also check out our online book fair at http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/monticelloacademy From this site, you can shop the Monticello Academy's Book Fair between February 23-March 15. If you can’t attend during the Parent/Teacher conferences, you can still add to your home library and support our library by visiting the book fair online!

All proceeds from the Book Fair will be used  for new books for our library and to support reading programs. 



Last Updated: 02/20/2015
Math Night Feb. 19th 5:30 - 6:30 pm

Math Night will run from 5:30 - 6:30 pm  Thursday, Feb. 19.  Join us for a Keynote address at 5:30 pm in the gym followed by various activities involving math.  The activities will include two math technology sessions, math games, and Math Munchies (hands-on munchie making in the cafeteria).  We hope to see you there!



Last Updated: 02/18/2015
Student Body Officers Coin Drive Benefiting Leukemia Lymphoma Society
The Student Body Officers are kicking off a coin drive to benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society this week and need your help!
 
We would like to be the FIRST school in Utah to get an online donation from every state! If you know someone in another state that would be willing to donate to this amazing cause please share this link with them and remind them to donate to your student's classroom.
 
 
If you have any questions about the LLS please visit this website http://www.lls.org/ or if you have questions about the coin drive please contact your child's teacher or one of the SBO advisors lindsey.heinig@monticelloacademy.net or jessica.constant@monticelloacademy.net
 
Thank you in advance for your help. We are excited to have a school full of super heroes that will be helping to fight cancer!


Last Updated: 02/17/2015
Reading Minutes Due TOMORROW Feb 17th

Reminder - ALL reading minutes between January 16, 2015 and February 16, 2015 must be turned in TOMORROW, February 17th. Reading logs must include a parent signature.  Every minute counts! So keep reading through tonight!

Make sure that your reading minutes are in your child's homework folder. planner or backback tonight. 

Please turn them in to your teacher or Mrs. Ballard on Tuesday. 



Last Updated: 02/16/2015
PJs and Pancakes - Kindergarten - 6th grade Readathon - Thursday, February 12th - 4:00 - 8:00 PM

Drop your Monticello Academy Kindergarten - 6th grade students off at 4:00 pm on Thursday, February 12th  in their Pajamas (must be modest) to participate in our 1st PJs and Pancakes Readathon. This event is in conjunction with the Jazz Scholastic Be a Team Player reading contest.  

Students will rotate from room to room, listening to fun stories. One of their rotations will take them to the cafeteria for a pancake supper! (Yay you won't have to cook!)

Tickets(FREE) are required! Pick them up in the office or library no later than tomorrow Tuesday, February 10th. 

Parents are invited to help volunteer. If you are willing to help please contact Mrs. Ballard kathy.ballard@monticelloacademy.net or our Parent Council atparent.council@monticelloacademy.net.

Students must be picked up promptly at 8:00 pm. (Students may be picked up early if needed.)


Last Updated: 02/09/2015
DADDY DAUGHTER WINTER BALL – FEBRUARY 6, 2015

Calling all Princesses, Grades K thru 9! Monticello Academy cordially invites you and your Prince (dad, grandpa, uncle, or other favorite guy) to attend an enchanted evening at our Daddy Daughter Winter Ball, February 6th. Admission is free, space is limited, please pick up your ticket in the office until February 4th.  Best dress or Princess attire. Special guests Elsa and Anna will be in attendance. Refreshments will be served. Munchin Radio will play while you dance the night away! Roses and portraits will be available for purchase if you wish. Don’t forget to pick up your ticket! We are in need of volunteers to help decorate at 3:00pm that day as well as a few to help that evening from 5:00pm-9:00pm, please contact parent.council@monticelloacademy.net if you are able to help.



Last Updated: 01/31/2015
BOX TOPS DEADLINE – FEBRUARY 6, 2015

Please remember, the deadline for WINTER BOX TOPS is Friday, February 6, 2015. Every little box top counts. The last submission we turned in earned our school over $500!!!! Please use the submission form attached, cut out and glue or tape the Box Tops to the Box Tops Collections Sheets. Bonus Box Tops can be submitted in a separate envelope if you wish. Turn the completed sheets into your homeroom teacher. Your student will be entered into a drawing for a $25 gift card for every completed sheet of 25 they turn in. There is a class party for the class with the most Box Tops turned in.



Last Updated: 01/31/2015
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