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Mayfield Jr./Sr. High School

Jon Peterson

Superintendent

27 School Street

Mayfield, NY 12117

518.661.8222

 

Jr/Sr High School

518.661.8222

 

Elementary School

518.661.8222

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Latest Budget & Finance News


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2017-18 General Budget & Finance Information

 

Dates to remember

May 9, 7 p.m. - public hearing on the 2017-18 budget proposal

May 16, 12 noon to 8 p.m. - community vote on budget and Board of Education candidates, high school gymnasium lobby

 

2016-17 budget recap

Exit survey taken by voters at the May 17 vote have been tabulated

May 17, 2016
The 2016-17 budget was approved by a vote of 247-54, an 82% to 18% ratio.

The bus purchase proposal was approved by a vote of 253-49, an 84% to 16% margin.

Two candidates were seeking to replace Robert Suits on the Board of Education. He did not seek re-election.
Jennifer Andrews-Leise received 230 votes to 69 votes for Frederick Castiglione.

2016-17 budget newsletter mailed to homes in the community (PDF).

 

Budget-related Fact Sheets

Navigating NY's Property Tax Levy Cap [PDF]

Understanding how the Tax Levy “Cap” law raises stakes for schools [PDF]

Understanding the 3 Tax Levy Numbers (PDF)

Understanding the Tax Levy Limit Formula (PDF)

Understanding mandates and mandate relief (PDF)

Understanding public employee pensions in NY state (PDF)

Understanding NY's STAR Program (PDF)

Budget Terminology A-Z

STAR Information

 

Archives

2016-17 budget development

2015-16 budget development

2013-14 Budget Newsletter

2012-13 Budget Newsletter

2011-12 Budget Newsletter

2010-11 Budget Newsletter

Developing the annual school budget proposal is a year-round process that involves the Mayfield Board of Education and district and school leaders. On the third Tuesday of each May, that process culminates when residents go to the polls to vote on a school budget proposal for the following year and to elect Board of Education members. Visit this Web page throughout the school year for updates on the annual school budget development process.

2017-18 Budget Development

 

Governor Cuomo releases 2017-18 state budget plan

January 17, 2017

Governor Cuomo has released his 2017-18 budget proposal. The plan calls for a state aid increase of $103,209, a 1.5 percent increase, for Mayfield Central Schools in the 2017-18 school year.

Read more about the budget proposal in the Times Union newspaper.

Read more about the budget proposal from the governor's office.

 

 

 

 

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Upcoming Events

Mon, Feb 20

Schools Closed, President's Birthday

Mon-Fri, Feb 20-24

Winter Break, No Classes

Tues, Feb 28

Board of Ed Budget Workshop; 5:30 p.m., District Office

Board of Ed Meeting; 7 p.m., Upper Library; Executive Session, 6:30 p.m., District Office

College Financial Planning Workshop; 6:30 p.m., Auditorium

Thur, Mar 9

MasterMinds Competition; 3:30 - 7 p.m., Upper Library

Sat, Mar 11

Drama Breakfast Fundraiser; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., HS Cafe

Thur, Mar 16

Drama's Dessert Theatre; 6:30 p.m., HS Cafe

Tues, Mar 21

Board of Ed Budget Workshop; 5:30 p.m., District Office

Board of Ed meeting; 7 p.m., Upper Library; 6:30 p.m. Executive Session, District Office

Fri, Mar 24

Drama Production, Disney's "The Little Mermaid Jr." and "Mulan Jr"; 7 p.m., Auditorium

Sat, Mar 25

Drama Production, Disney's "The Little Mermaid Jr." and "Mulan Jr"; 2 and 7 p.m., Auditorium

Sun, Mar 26

Drama Production, Disney's "The Little Mermaid Jr." and "Mulan Jr"; 2 p.m., Auditorium

Fri, Mar 31

Key Club Bloodmobile; 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., HS Gymnasium

Tues, Apr 4

Board of Ed meeting; 7 p.m., Upper Library; 6:30 p.m. Executive Session, District Office