Board of Education Adopts 2019-2020 Proposed School Budget

Highlights of the proposed budget include:

✔ Responding to the Board of Education’s strategic questions & the District’s Strategic Coherence Plan.

✔ Meeting the 2019/20 operating standards.

✔ Ensuring students are physically, socially and emotionally safe.

✔ Increasing opportunities for Greeley students in the area of science research.

✔ Increasing faculty leadership to support the science research program.

✔ Addressing the rising English as a New Language (ENL) population by increasing staff to deliver services as required under NYS regulations.

✔ Increasing faculty leadership to support the new STEAM center at the high school.

✔ Providing additional clerical staff to support the athletic department and community facilities use.

✔ Adjusting personnel based on enrollment.

✔ Redesigning outdated facilities without impacting the tax levy.

Please click HERE to view the 2019-2020 school budget book and the January-April budget presentations made during Board of Education meetings. (Printed copies of the budget book will be available beginning the week of April 22 at the main office of each school, the front desk at the Education Center, New Castle Town Hall, and the Chappaqua Public Library.)

Residents will now have an opportunity to vote on the school budget on Tuesday, May 21st between 7am and 9pm in the Horace Greeley High School Gymnasium.

Click HERE for voter registration and absentee ballot application information.

Upcoming Dates Regarding the Proposed 2019-2020 School Budget

Monday, April 22
Board Candidates' Petitions Due
5:00pm - Ed Center

Wednesday, May 8
Budget Hearing / Public Library Budget Presentation
7:30pm - HGHS, Academic Commons

Tuesday, May 21
Budget Vote and Election
7:00am - 9:00pm - HGHS, Gym