School Budget Information

The Annual School District Budget Vote and Board of Education Elections will be held each year on the third Tuesday in May. Voting will take place from 6 a.m.-9 p.m. at the Main Street Building, 227 Main Street.

About the 2017-18 School Year Budget

  • Total Budget: $69,733,196
  • Spending Increase: $1,954,925 or 2.88%
  • Tax Levy Increase: $1,398,259 or 2.89%
  • Budget Vote Results: 868 yes votes, 302 no votes or 74% approval rating
  • Bus Proposition Results (to purchase 6 school buses): 857 yes votes, 315 no votes
  • Capital Reserve Fund Proposition Results: 828 yes votes, 341 no votes
  • Board of Education Election Results:
    • Allison Salte: 961 votes, three-year term
    • Thomas Mullane: 913 votes, three-year term

Equalized tax rate by towns

  • Chester: $37.132098
  • Goshen: $35.703939
  • Hamptonburgh: $23.207703
  • Wallkill: $109.263468
  • Wawayanda: $33.879650