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39 Breakey Ave

Monticello, NY 12701

(845) 794-8840

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 910

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Monticello High School

This school gets a bad rap at times because of SOME of the people that live in the community. There are a few issues with gangs etc but in reality the school is very safe. There is a dedicated faculty that care about the students and come from highly respected educational backgrounds. As a recent graduate ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/10/14

High school ought to be a spring-board into the real-world. Monticello High School, while often seen as a beat-up and run-down alternative to some horrendous city schools, is actually a place where a livelong pursuit of higher education is attainable. Monticello High School partners with many fantastic ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/27/14

Monticello is what you make of it. There are multiple opportunities to succeed, including the College in the Classroom and AP programs. The teachers are very supportive and want you to do the absolute best that you can, and some will not accept less than your best. The teachers help you succeed and are ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/12/13

I was a student here and currently have a younger sibling graduating this year. In the past 10 years, the school and the town have gone steadily downhill. Both are full of drugs and gang activity along with violence. Bullying is a huge issue and neither is a safe place for children. DO NOT BRING YOUR ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/22/12

this school is the worse school you can go to. my child went to this school since she was in 1st grade and there was so many problems with the students and teachers and the school it's self . we had to move to middletown cause we could not take it anymore middletown is way better than monticello. since ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/12

Some people on here are saying that Monticello high has a lot of gang activity, and fights, I am currently a junior and have to say, I have not see anything gang related, and there aren't many fights. The only fight that I have ever seen have happened due to rumors, and things said on social networks, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/05/12

I wish i could give this school no stars. From gangs, to drugs to the numerous amout of fight my child felt unsafe here. Thankfully we moved soon after my eldest child started 9th grade. She was very greatful that she no longer had to attend that school. She was sad to leave her friends but i had to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/11

I recently moved back to the city from Monticello. Monticello is far superior to any NYC school. The teachers are wonderful, helpful and they actually care. The grass isn't always greener. I wish I had stayed in Monticello for the sake of my childrens education. Monticello's fine arts program is the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/17/10

I believe that the monticello high school is what you make of it. I hear parents say how there child is below average in this school. well my daughter graduated with honors and is in college for criminal justice and is an A student. It has to do with the push from the parent also not just the teachers. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/10

I went to this school many years ago, as did my parents years before. My children then attended this school until it became necessary to transfer to a different school and believe me... it was necessary. One of my children was and remained an honor student. The other was challenged with learning disabilities. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/15/08

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Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
Monticello High School
Monticello Central School District
New York
* In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages. The results for English language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, and US history and government are displayed in GreatSchools profiles. Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate. Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education). The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Monticello schools — Monticello High School is located at 39 Breakey Ave, Monticello NY 12701. 39 Breakey Ave is in the 12701 ZIP code in Monticello, NY The school district for Monticello High School is the Monticello Central School District. Monticello High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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