Lions News

When Does School Start?

For now, parents should plan for school to start Wednesday, September 5. Sixth and ninth grade orientation is still planned take place on Tuesday, September 4 as scheduled.

School Board Appoints New Director

The Monroe School District Board of Directors has appointed Shawn Anderson as the new Director of District 1. The oath of office will be given to Shawn at the next regularly scheduled Board meeting on August 27th at 6:00 p.m.

Portables Around Town

Some of our schools receiving modernization work will no longer have a need for some of their portables on campus. These portables are being temporarily stored throughout the district while prep work is happening at their future locations.

2018-19 Holidays and Breaks

The first/last days of school and all major breaks for the 2018-19 school year have been determined by a calendar committee and approved by the School Board.

Community Conversation

The Monroe School District Board of Directors will be having a discussion about the potential rezoning of Marshall Field and Memorial Stadium. Community members are invited to attend to ask questions and share opinions.

2018 Monroe School District Retirees

This year's seventeen retirees have worked for Monroe School District for a combined 378 years! We applaud their dedication and commitment and are so very grateful for their many years of service. Congratulations on your retirement!

2018 Free Summer Lunch

Thanks to the federally funded school lunch program, all youth through age 18 are welcome to eat a free lunch from 12:00-12:45 Monday through Friday all summer long (no service on July 4). Lunch is served in the Wagner Center gym located at 639 West Main Street in downtown Monroe.

Leaders in Learning Moving to MHS Campus

Beginning in the 2018-19 school year, Leaders in Learning High School will be located as a 'school within a school' on the Monroe High School campus. In addition to the standard suite of Leaders courses in the LILHS classrooms, Leaders students will have access to select MHS courses.