Voters approve school budget, bus purchase

Voters have approved the 2019-20 budget for the Schalmont Central School District with 530 votes in favor (72%) and 204 opposed (28%).

John DiCocco, Kyrish Iyer and Jean Hanson were elected to 3-year terms on the Board of Education.

The bus purchase proposition has also passed with 514 votes in favor and 221 opposed.

“Thank you to everyone who voted on the budget and board elections today,” said Superintendent Dr. Carol A. Pallas. “The approval of this budget allows us to implement the work of our strategic planning and Profile of a Graduate committees in preparing students for success in the 21st Century.”