School Budget 2023-2024

Meet the Candidates running for the School Board of Education (coming soon) 

Absentee Sample Ballot   (coming soon)
The absentee ballot shows you what you will see on voting day.  It includes the propositions, as well as the candidates.

Absentee Ballot Application/Instructions
If you need an Absentee Ballot, please download and complete this application form.  The first day an absentee ballot application can be accepted is on April, 17, 2023.  The absentee ballot application needs to be received by May 9, 2023 if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter.   If the application is delivered in person to the District Clerk, the application must be received no later than the day before the election. The absentee ballot  must be received no later than 5:00pm on Tuesday, May 16, 2023.    

Voter Registration
If you are not registered, you can register with the Dutchess County Board of Elections by mail.  Applications are located on their website:

Budget Vote/Election Calendar for 2023

2023-24 School Budget Booklet

The Resource -Budget Newsletter

Budget 101 - A resource for understanding the school budget vote.

Understanding your School Tax Bill

Refer to BoardDocs for the livestream video to watch Budget Presentations.

Budget Presentation #1- Fixed Costs
Board Meeting, February 14, 2023 

Budget Presentation #2 - Revenues, Operations/Maintenance, Technology
Board Meeting, March 14, 2023 @ 7:00 

Budget Presentation #3 - Instructional Program, Special Services and Initial Budget
Board Budget Work Session, March 21, 2023 @ 5:30 pm

Budget Presentation #4 Budget Review 
Board Meeting

Public Hearing on the Budget

The public hearing on the budget will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2023.  This is an opportunity for the public to see the final budget as presented by the Superintendent.

As a reminder, you can always share your questions, comments, or feedback with the Board of Education by emailing [email protected], a special email address established to solicit and respond to your budget input.  The Board of Education members always appreciate hearing your thoughts and ideas on this topic or any other.