Budget Information

Budget Vote (2019-2020)

  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 -- 1 p.m. - 9 p.m. in the Middle School Cafeteria (11:45 a.m. dismissal for Gr. 6-12)

Absentee ballots are available starting on April 4, 2019. Once available, absentee ballots can be obtained by visiting the District Office (424 Main Street, Cairo, NY) or submitting an Absentee Ballot Application to the Board Clerk in the District Office. If the absentee ballot is to be mailed to the voter, the application must be submitted by Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Completed absentee ballots are due back to the District Office by 5 p.m. on the day of the vote (Tuesday, May 21, 2019). 

Important Dates 

(See more dates in the budget development calendar below, or download the full calendar as a PDF): 

  • Monday, April 22, 2019 -- Deadline for Board of Education nominating petitions (5 p.m.; the District Office will be open during Spring Recess)
  • Thursday, May 9, 2019 -- Public Hearing for Proposed 2019-20 Budget (7 p.m. in the MS/HS Media Center)
  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019 -- Voter Registration (3-7 p.m. in the High School Lobby)
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 -- VOTE on annual school budget and school board elections (1-9 p.m. in the Middle School Cafeteria)

Budget Development Calendar (2019-20)

Date/Time

Location

Action

Agenda

November 15, 2018

7 p.m.

HS Media Center

Regular Board of Education (BOE) Meeting

Submit 2019-20 budget calendar and budget development procedures to the Board of Education for adoption

January 10, 2019

7 p.m.

HS Media Center

Regular BOE Meeting

Presentation of District Long-Range Financial Plan; BOE & public input session for budget development

February 7, 2019

7 p.m.

HS Media Center

Regular BOE Meeting

Rollover budget presentation with Executive Budget Data

Nominating petitions available for Board of Education candidates (call District Office for more information at 518-622-8534, ext. 25010)

March 28, 2019

7 p.m.

HS Media Center

Regular BOE Meeting

2019-2020 Budget Presentation (w/ legislative budget information)

April 4, 2019

District Office

Absentee Ballot applications

Applications for absentee ballots available (call District Office for more information at 518-622-8534, ext. 25010)

April 16, 2019

7 p.m.

HS Media Center Special BOE Meeting Final presentation of the 2019-2020 budget proposal; Possible budget adoption by BOE

April 22, 2019

5 p.m.

District Office

Board of Education Petition Deadline

If interested in running for a Board of Education seat, please click here or call District Office for more information at 518-622-8534, ext. 25010

May 7, 2019

District Office Absentee Ballot applications Last day to apply for absentee ballot (if ballot is to be mailed)

May 9, 2019

7 p.m.

HS Media Center BUDGET HEARING

Annual Budget Hearing (community is encouraged to attend)

May 14, 2019

3-7 p.m.

HS Lobby

Voter Registration

New voter registration (please bring photo ID)

May 21, 2019

1 - 9 p.m.

Middle School Cafeteria

VOTE

Budget Vote and BOE Elections

Early Dismissal for Grades 6-12 (11:45 a.m.)

 

Past Budgets

2018-2019 Budget Information

View more past budget information in the Budget Archives