Welcome Back to School - Message from Dr. Stone

August 12, 2019


Dear Montour Families,


            Welcome back to school!  I hope you had a great summer. With the start of the 2019-20 school year just a few days away, we are excited about the opportunities to improve the lives and futures of our Montour students. I am truly thankful for your dedication to the district and look forward to seeing all of the students (nearly 3,000) on Monday, August 26th!


            All of the back-to-school information can be found on the district website, to include: bus schedules; lunch menus; contact information; start and end times, etc.  Please note that the bus schedule may not be finalized until August 15th.


This year's district goals and professional development embrace the following: 


Cultural Inclusivity

Ensuring all students feel welcome and are celebrated daily at Montour,


Continuing a Learning Culture

Providing differentiated professional development for our faculty and staff,


Utilizing Data to Drive Student Personalized Learning

Customizing students' learning experience to meet their individual learning needs,

grounded in matrix and measures,


Promoting a Warm and Welcoming Environment

Fostering a positive culture for all Montour family members.


            On behalf of the Board of Directors, Administration and Teachers we are eager for the return of our students and look forward to an amazing school year.  I wish you all a successful and enjoyable educational experience here at Montour!



                                                            Yours in education,

                                                            Dr. Christopher Stone

                                                            Superintendent of Schools