The Monett R-1 School District uses various communication methods to connect with Monett families. Our main communication platform is ParentSquare. 

The Monett R-1 School District uses ParentSquare as the main communication platform. ParentSquare is a two way communication tool that provides a safe way for school employees to communicate with parents in one place. ParentSquare is a unified platform for all communication, more parent/guardian involvement, robust engagement features, an app for mobile users, and our favorite part, two-way language translations!

ParentSquare Features 

  1. Unified platform: All school communications - from district announcements to classroom updates - will be housed under one platform. 

  2. Instant Notifications: You can receive messages via email, text, or the ParentSquare app. You can customize your preferences to choose how you'd like to be notified about various updates. You may also choose to receive notifications as they come in or all at once with a daily digest at 6:00 pm

  3. Direct communication: Have a question or feedback? ParentSquare allows you to communicate directly with teachers and staff easily. ParentSquare also offers auto translations in over 100 languages.

  4. Calendar & Events: Stay updated with school events, parent-teacher conferences, and other important dates through its integrated calendar. 

  5. Secure & Confidential: ParentSquare is dedicated to protecting the privacy of our students and families. All communication and contact details remain confidential. 

  6. Comment on school postings to engage with your school community 

  7. Group Messages: Participate in group messages for clubs, sports, and any other extracurricular school activities.

  8. Parent Teacher Conferences: Sign up for Parent-Teacher Conferences 

Parents & Guardians Getting Started Guide 

ParentSquare Tips for Parents & Guardians 

Click here for a short 15-minute tutorial on how to use ParentSquare. 

Two-Minute Explanation of the ParentSquare Platform