Budget Development

Budget Development Calendar

As members of the Schalmont Central School District community, all residents are encouraged to participate in budget planning events. More details on budget-related events will be posted on this page. We encourage community stakeholders to learn about the school budget process, share your ideas, and have your questions answered.

A printable version is available here.

  • December – March – Superintendent Begins Budget Process with Administration
  • February – April 2021 – Budget Advisory Committee Meetings (February 11, February 25 and March 23)
  • February 22, 2021 – Board of Education Meeting & Budget Update – Middle School LGI, 7:00 p.m., Superintendent’s First Draft Budget Proposal Presentation
  • March 1, 2021 – Tax Levy Calculation Due to Comptroller and NYS Education Department, Board of Education Candidate Petition Packets Available in District Office
  • March 22, 2021 Board of Education Meeting and Budget Update – Middle School LGI 7:00 p.m., Superintendent’s Second Draft Budget Proposal Presentation
  • April 2, 2021 – Publication of Legal Notice #1 for Budget Hearing and Budget Vote, including Propositions (if any). Published at least four times 45 days before vote: Notice 1: April 2, Notice 2: April 16, Notice 3: April 30, Notice 4: May 10
  • April 12, 2021 – Board of Education Meeting, Superintendent’s final Budget Recommendations and Budget Update/Public Forum – Middle School LGI, 7:00 p.m., Adoption of Special Propositions
  • April 19, 2021 – Filing Deadline for Special Propositions, Filing Deadline for Board of Education Candidates – District Office, 4:00 p.m.
  • April 21, 2021 – Board of Education Meeting and Budget Update – Middle School LGI, 7:00 p.m., Adopt 2021-22 Budget Proposal
  • April 22, 2021 – Deadline to Submit Property Tax Report Card to NYS Education Department (due 24 hours after budget adoption)
  • April – May 2020 – Superintendent Dr. Reardon and Assistant Superintendent for Business Mr. Karas will Present Adopted Budget to School/Community Groups
  • April 27, 2021 – Budget Statement Available at Each School and District Office (7 days prior to Budget Hearing and at least 14 days prior to Budget Vote), Budget Newsletters Mailed to Residents
  • May 4, 2021 – Board of Education Meeting – Middle School LGI
  • May 4, 2021 – Meet the Candidate Night, Middle School LGI, 6:00 p.m.
  • May 4, 2021 – Official Budget Hearing, Middle School LGI, 7:00 p.m.
  • May 5 – 12, 2021 – Budget Postcard Mailed (6 to 13 days prior to budget vote)
  • May 18, 2021 Budget Vote and Board of Education Election, Schalmont High School New Gym Lobby, 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.