School Board

School Board meetings are the third Tuesday of each month at Central Office unless board votes to change the date.

Meeting Dates for the 2019-2020 School Year are as follows:

July 23, 2019

August 20, 2019

September 23, 2019

October 15, 2019

November 19, 2019

December 17, 2019

January 21, 2020

February 18, 2020

March 17, 2020

April 21, 2020

May 19, 2020

June 16, 2020


The Monticello School Board is a legislative body comprised of five members elected for five-year terms, whose primary responsibility is to:

  • oversee the annual school budget
  • develop school system policies
  • hire and review the performance of the Superintendent
  • advocate for the school system with patrons of the district, and city, county, state and federal governments

The School Board is responsible for setting priorities (through the budget) and for establishing local policy to ensure that the schools are properly run in accordance with state law and regulations. The School Board is always open to your feedback and comments.

President - Curt Preston

Vice Pres - Keith Wells

Member- Michael Fakouri

Member- John McClendon

Member- Will Maxwell