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Niskayuna Schools > About Us > Budget > Budget timeline & Information Archive

2014-15 budget development timeline & information archive

The budget development meeting schedule is listed below. All meetings are open to the public. All budget materials from the meetings will be posted on this page as they are available.




All are PDFs

January 28 Board of Education Meeting - Baseline Budget / Review of State Aid Proposal / Facilities/Configuration Discussion Van Antwerp Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Baseline Budget

Review of State Aid (article)

Facilities/Configuration presentation

February 4

Board Meeting - Tax Levy Threshold / Five-Year Budget Financial Projections / Bus Purchase Information

Van Antwerp Auditorium
Forum, 6:30-8 p.m.
Meeting, 8 p.m.

Tax Levy Threshold Calculation

Five-Year Projections

Bus Proposition Information

February 10

Board of Education nominating petitions available in District Office


February 12 Community Conversation Niskayuna High School, 7-9 p.m.



February 25

Board Meeting - Budget Discussion

District Office Board Room, 7 p.m.

Fund Balance Presentation

Elementary Enrollment

March 4

Community Budget Forum / Board Meeting - Budget Deliberations

Van Antwerp Auditorium
Forum, 6-7 p.m.
Meeting, 7 p.m.


Discussion Group Notes

Impact of the GEA

Factsheets: Administration, Fund Balance, Revenue Generation

Overview of Revenues

Baseline vs. Contingent

Planned Use of Fund Balance for 2014-2015

March 10 (Monday) Board of Education meeting - Budget deliberations District Office Board Room, 5-6:30 p.m. Presentation

March 15 (Saturday)

Board Meeting - Community Budget Forum

Van Antwerp Auditorium


March 18

Board meeting - Budget Deliberations

District Office Board Room, 7 p.m.


March 25

Board Budget Workshop Meeting - Budget Adoption

District Office Board Room, 7 pm.


5-Year Projections

Program Priorities

April 1

Board Meeting - Budget Adoption

Van Antwerp Auditorium, 7 p.m.



April 21

Last day to submit Board of Education candidate nominating petitions

Article: Budget adopted


May 6

Board Meeting - Budget Hearing

District Office Board Room, 7 p.m.

May 8

Meet the Candidates Night

Van Antwerp Auditorium, 7 p.m.

May 20

Budget Vote

Niskayuna High School, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.