Budget Development

Budget Development Calendar

As members of the Schalmont Central School District community, all residents are encouraged to participate in any number of budget planning events that will be taking place during the next few months. More details for each event will be posted closer to the date. Come learn about the process, share your ideas, and have your questions answered.

SEPTEMBER 2018
Board of Education adopts Profile of a Graduate Competencies

DECEMBER-MARCH
Superintendent Begins Budget Process with Administration

FEBRUARY-APRIL 2019
Budget Advisory Committee Meetings (Feb. 7, March 14, April 4)

JANUARY 2019
Governor Presents Executive Budget Proposal

FEBRUARY 25, 2019
Board of Education Meeting & Budget Update – Middle School LGI, 7 p.m.
Superintendent’s First Draft Budget Proposal Presentation

MARCH 1, 2019
Tax Levy Limit Calculation Due to Comptroller & NYS Education Dept.
Board of Education Candidate Petition Packets Available in District Office

MARCH 25, 2019
Board of Education Meeting & Budget Update – Middle School LGI, 7 p.m.
Superintendent’s Second Draft Budget Proposal Presentation (if needed)

MARCH 29, 2019
Publication of Legal Notice #1 for Budget Hearing & Budget Vote, including Propositions (if any). Published at least four times 45 days before vote: 4/7, 4/17, 5/1, 5/11.

APRIL 8 2019
Board of Education Meeting & Budget Update/Public Forum – Middle School LGI, 7 p.m.
Adoption of Special Propositions (if any)

APRIL 17, 2019
Board of Education Meeting & Budget Update – Middle School LGI, 7 p.m.
Adopt 2017-18 Budget Proposal

APRIL 18, 2019
Deadline to Submit Property Tax Report Card to NYS Education Department (due 24 hours after budget adoption)

APRIL 22, 2019
Deadline for submitting Board Candidate Petitions (district Office, 4 p.m.) and Special Propositions

APRIL – MAY, 2019
School Administrators Present Adopted Budget to Schools/Community Groups (Dates TBD)

APRIL 30, 2019
Budget Statement Available at Each School and District Office
(7 days before budget hearing and at least 14 days before budget vote)
Budget Newsletter to be mailed to residents (approximate date)

MAY 7, 2019
Board of Education Meeting – Middle School LGI
Meet the Candidates Night, Middle School LGI, 6 p.m.
Official Budget Hearing, Middle School LGI, 7 p.m.

MAY 8-15 2019
Budget Postcard Mailed (6 to 13 days prior to budget vote)

MAY 21, 2019 BUDGET VOTE & BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTION, SCHALMONT HIGH SCHOOL NEW GYM LOBBY, 6 A.M. -9 P.M.