Preschool Screenings scheduled for 3/24 and 3/26 are being postponed. The screenings are postponed due to recommendations from the local health department to limit visitation of non-school personnel as a result of the COVID-19 situation.The rescheduled dates have not been set yet. We will have more information to share in the next 2-3 weeks.
Lincoln School students will dismiss at 2:15 pm on Friday, March 13. No School 3/16-3/20 for Spring Break.
We have been notified by Parkland College that the 1st grade field trip to Staerkel Planetarium is cancelled. We will refund the money that has already been paid by sending it home with your student on Friday, March 13.
Today is Spring Picture Day! #saycheese
Spring Picture Day at Lincoln is on 02/06/2020! No order is due now. Proofs will be delivered to the school approx 10-14 days after Picture Day. Here are some tips for what to wear: Solid colors or patterns look best. Try to avoid green, white and shirts with graphics.
Reminder: No School on Monday, January 20
The Lincoln School lunch menu choices for Friday, December 13 are Rotini or Sunbutter and Jelly. Our ovens are not currently working so we will not have Pizza or Chicken Patty available. We will let you know what the lunch choices are next week if they need to be changed.
McTeacher Night with Lincoln Staff 11/25, 5:00-7:00 PM ~ Early Dismissal 11/26 at 2:15pm
Join Lincoln School staff members at McDonald’s in Monticello Monday, November 25 from 5:00-7:00 pm. Staff members will work alongside McDonald’s employees to take and prepare customer orders for dining in and at the drive thru.
PTO Dessert Pickup Information: Pickup Date: November 20th, 2019 Pickup Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pickup Location: Monticello High School Cafeteria
Lincoln parents: check your child's folder for a note about the water being off at Lincoln on 11-11-19
Lincoln parents: check your child's folder for a note about the water being off at Lincoln on 11-11-19
No School Monday, October 14 or Tuesday, October 15. Check out this website for fall activities for the long weekend: https://www.care.com/c/stories/3774/101-fun-fall-activities-for-kids/
In response to Friday’s school bus tragedy involving Sullivan students, we invite our students, faculty, and staff to wear blue on Monday to show support during this time - our schools will also be accepting donations to be made of behalf of the student who lost his life 💙
Lincoln School students will dismiss at 1:45 PM on Friday, September 27 #GoSages
At around 3:50 PM this afternoon the fire alarm at Lincoln School went off. Students and staff in the building, including the Y-Zone participants, were evacuated until the fire department gave the all clear to return. Everyone did a great job while we waited for the all clear.
It’s picture day at Lincoln School! #saycheese
Picture day is coming on Tuesday, August 27! Online ordering is available at: inter-state.com/order/40325MF
2019-2020 class lists are posted at Lincoln School. Please do not share photos of class lists online.
Friday, May 31: Lincoln School K and 1st grade dismiss at 11:15 am, No Small Wonders
Normal dismissal times today 4/18, no school 4/19, see you on Monday!
The power is back on at Lincoln School. The students and staff did a great job making the best of an unexpected start to the day.
We are experiencing a power outage at Lincoln School. We are carrying on with our school day and will keep you updated. Please email Mrs. Vogt email@example.com to report absences as our phones are not working with no power.
Great story about SRO Deputy Bross https://www.wcia.com/news/local-news/celebrating-women-deputy-lindsey-bross/1883168151
48 school days left in 2018-2019 make each day a great one!
Lincoln School students dismiss at 2:15 today. Have a fun and safe spring break!
Lincoln School dismisses at 2:15 PM on Friday 3/15 for Spring Break. School resumes on Monday 3/25.
The phone system is working again.
No School Monday, February 18
2/4 Progress Reports 2/5 100th day of school 2/5 PTO meeting at 6:30, Washington School Cafeteria 2/6 Early Dismissal at 1:15 for Lincoln, No PM Small Wonders 2/7 Spring Picture Day 2/8 Kids Heart Challenge at 9:00 for Kindergarten and 10:00 for 1st grade
Monticello Schools will be closed on Thursday, January 31, 2019 due to forecasted windchill warnings and sub-zero morning temperatures - a decision on after school activities will be posted by Noon on website and social media. #GoSages
Monticello Schools will be closed on Thursday, Jan 31 due to forecasted windchill warnings and sub-zero morning temperatures - a decision on after school activities will be posted by Noon on websites and social media #GoSages
Monticello Schools will be closed on Wednesday, Jan 30 due to forecasted windchill warnings and sub-zero temperatures throughout the day. All activities and practices are canceled and all buildings are closed on Wednesday. #GoSages
Some buses are running late today
We have a few buses that are running late this morning
Buses are running a little behind this morning due to slick roads
Families in the Monticello school district may register children who will turn 5 years old on or before September 1, 2019 for Kindergarten at Lincoln School the week of March 11-March 15. Registration hours are as follows: Monday, March 11 10:00 AM-3:30 PM Tuesday, March 12 10:00 AM-6:00 PM Wednesday, March 13 10:00 AM-3:30 PM Thursday, March 14 10:00 AM-3:30 PM Friday, March 15 10:00 AM-12:00 PM Please bring your child’s certified birth certificate (from the courthouse with a raised seal) with you to registration. Physical/immunization forms are due by September 1, 2019.
Preschool screenings for the Monticello School District are scheduled for Tuesday, February 26 and Thursday, February 28. These screenings are for children from 3 to 4 years old. The screenings are not for children who will turn 5 before September 1, 2019. The screenings will take place in the Lincoln School Media Center. To schedule a screening appointment call Lincoln School at 762-8511, Ext. 2250. The screening includes vision, hearing, speech, language, and developmental milestones. Parents should plan on approximately an hour for the screening to be completed. Please make an appointment prior to the screening date to guarantee an available time.
Due to road conditions and the fog buses are running late this morning.
ALL SATURDAY TOURNAMENTS, GAMES, OPEN GYMS AND PRACTICES ARE CANCELLED ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 12TH. NO EVENTS WILL BE HELD and ALL MONTICELLO SCHOOL BUILDINGS WILL BE CLOSED.
The Kids Heart Challenge, formerly Jump Rope for Heart, is scheduled for Friday, February 8 at Lincoln School. Take a heart healthy challenge by going to http://www2.heart.org/site/TR?pg=company&fr_id=3998&company_id=164909 and creating an account.
Kindergarten teaching opening starting in February. https://www.illinoiseducationjobbank.org/JobSearch/Jobdetails.aspx?jobid=112677
Friday, December 21 is an early dismissal at 2:15 and pajama day at Lincoln School. Have a wonderful holiday season!
Early dismissal on Wednesday, December 5 at 1:15 for Lincoln School students. No PM Small Wonders.
Our Menu Choice on Wednesday has changed. Lunch #2 is a Turkey and Cheese Sub instead of a salad.
Do you have time to help in the Lincoln Lunchroom? Our cafeteria supervisor has accepted a full time position leaving us in need of help until we can hire a replacement. The hours are 10:30AM-12:00PM. Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C4FABA622A2FB6-lincoln
Wear your purple and gold on Monday to support our State Champion football team! 💜💛🏈
The next early dismissal is on Wednesday, November 7 at 1:15p for Lincoln School.
The fire alarm went off at the end of the day today.The MPD and Monticello Fire Department verified that it was safe to return to the classrooms. We believe the alarm was caused by an alarm system malfunction.The alarm company is aware of the situation so that it can be repaired.
We do not currently have working internet, however, the phones are working. If you should need to contact your child’s teacher please call the office 217-762-8511 x2250 as they are not able to access email.
Bundle up! Weather permitting we will be outside if it feels 25 degrees or warmer.
Monticello Y-Zone: Reminder that there is no yzone on Monday and Tuesday due to no school.
No School Monday, October 8 for Columbus Day. No School Tuesday, October 9 for a Teacher Institute Day. See you Wednesday, October 10! #GoSages
Check out the Lincoln Facebook page for pictures from the Sages Strut https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1809742949124643&id=114900098608945¬if_id=1538156743904665¬if_t=page_post_reaction&ref=notif
Students will participate in the Sages Strut on Friday, September 28 at the MHS track. Remember to have your child wear tennis shoes #GoSages
The main telephone number for the District is down. Frontier is aware of the problem which they say may take up to 24 hours to fix. In the meantime, you can reach all buildings in the District by dialing (217) 762-8512
Great article about how you can help your child transition from school to home at the end of the day https://www.mother.ly/child/if-your-child-falls-apart-after-school-theres-a-good-reason-why
The internet and phones are down at Lincoln. If you need to reach us please email Mrs. Vogt at firstname.lastname@example.org
Reminder: Lincoln School dismissal time is at 2:15 on Wednesday, September 19 and Thursday, September 20
Check out these books to read to your child: http://www.readingrockets.org/booklists/personal-favorites
Monticello CUSD #25 All Schools - Heat Dismissal - One Hour Early - Tu (9/18)-Wed (9/19)-Thu (9/20) #GoSages
Lincoln School students dismiss at 1:45 on Friday, September 14. #GoSages
No parking on Buchanan St in front of Lincoln School on Friday, September 14 until after the homecoming parade.
Joke from a kindergartner: Why did the teacher go to the beach? To test the water! 😂
Reminder: Lincoln School students will be dismissed at 1:15 on Wednesday, September 12. No PM Small Wonders.
When it is raining at dismissal time we have our students wait inside. Parents/guardians/caregivers should do what they typically do when it is not raining. We will bring your student to you. #rainraingoaway
Homecoming spirit week begins September 10 with America Monday #redwhiteblue #GoSages
Sages Strut donations are due tomorrow 9/6/18...thank you for supporting the Monticello Elementary PTO!
We’re looking forward to cooler temps the next few days! Students and staff have done a great job working through the heat!
One hour early dismissal on Wed, 9/5 due to forecasted heat indexes. Go Sages!
Y-Zone will be in Library today (Tuesday, Sept 4) due to early out for heat. Pick up is on the North side of the building (Wilson St entry)
One hour early dismissal Tuesday, Sept 4 due to forecasted heat indexes.
Little Sages cheerleaders at the football game #GoSages
Have a great 3 day weekend. No School on Monday, September 3 #laborday #GoSages
Check out the new Monticello CUSD 25 mobile app https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=Rw2FHCqwhEY&feature=youtu.be
Reminder: students report to the gym when it’s raining
The phones and internet are currently down at Lincoln School. If you need to change your child’s after school plans please email Mrs. Vogt at email@example.com
The Monticello Y-Zone will be held on early dismissal days. Students will go to an air conditioned area and return to the gym around 5:00. Pick up is still at the gym until 6:00.
Monticello dismissing one hour early on Mon (8/27) and Tue (8/28) due to forecasted heat conditions
Students report to the gym when it is raining before school. Parents may drop off on Grant St at the gym doors.
School Picture Day is Tuesday, August 28 for Lincoln School. You may use the order form sent home or order online at inter-state.com/order using code 28539CA.
Supply Drop-off is from 2:00-3:00 this afternoon at Lincoln School for Kindergarten and 1st grade students. We're looking forward to seeing everyone!
Kindergarten Parent Meetings 8/20 from 6:00-6:30pm 1st Grade Parent Meetings 8/20 from 6:45-7:15pm Small Wonders Meet and Greet 8/22 from 8:30-10:00am and 1:00-2:30pm #GoSages #LincolnSages
Registration for new students is 8/9 from 12:00-6:00PM and 8/10 from 8:30-11:30AM