May 18, 2021 School Budget Vote & Board Member Election
On Tuesday, May 18, voters in the Niskayuna Central School District will decide on a proposed $93.1 million budget for the 2021-22 school year. The proposal continues all current student programs and support services with a tax levy increase just above 1 percent. Voters will also decide on a bus purchase proposition, elect two members to the Board of Education and consider a ballot proposition that would increase future board terms to four years from the current three years.
Voting will take place from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Niskayuna High School and through absentee ballots.
- Overview of the Proposed 2021-22 School Budget
- Presentation of the Proposed Budget (from the Budget Hearing & Community Meetings)
- Projected Tax Bill Impact of the Proposed Budget
- Four Candidates Running for Two Seats on the School Board
- Purchase of Eight Buses Proposed as Part of Replacement Plan
- Voters to Decide on Lengthening Future Board Terms to 4 Years on May 18
- Modest Budget Additions are Tied Directly to Student and Program Needs
- Increased State Aid Strengthens District’s Financial Position and Helps Keep Up With Costs
- Budget Questions & Answers
Learn More About the Proposed Budget
- Budget Hearing, Board of Education Meeting: Tuesday, May 4, 6 p.m. Livestream Link (Username – email@example.com / Password – Nisky123)
- Community Budget Presentation: Thursday, May 6, 10 a.m. Meeting Link
- Community Budget Presentation: Monday, May 10, 2 p.m. Meeting Link
- Community Budget Presentation: Wednesday, May 12, 7 p.m. Meeting Link
Do you have a budget question? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to have it answered!