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Daniel T. Connor
Superintendent

227 Main Street
Goshen, NY 10924
(845) 615-6720

Central School District

Information about the budget

The Annual School District Budget Vote and Board of Education Elections are held on the third Tuesday in May. Voting will take place from
6 a.m.-9 p.m. at the Main Street Building, 227 Main Street.

Goshen residents pass proposed budget for 2016-17

May 17, 2016

On May 17, district residents passed the $67,778,271 proposed budget for the 2016-17 school year by a vote of 976 yes votes to 418 no votes. READ MORE » 

View "New York Public Schools: The Right Investment"

The video below addresses the need for the state to provide funding for schools to maintain current educational programs and services, as well as additional funds to help move our schools forward. The video also includes a call to action and encourages stakeholders to contact their elected officials for support.

The video is based on a recent NYS Educational Conference Board paper.

 

Information about important budget topics

Tax Bill InfographicInfographic: Understanding your school tax bill

This infographic includes a sample school tax bill with key sections defined, as an explanation of equalization rates and how they impact school taxes, and additional resources. View the infographic (PDF)

Video gives "straight talk" about property tax "cap" law

Are you still trying to simply understand New York's property tax "cap"? You're not alone.  For starters, did you know it's actually not a 2 percent cap? Did you know it's not really a cap at all? Watch this video to learn more!

What is the Gap Elimination Adjustment?

The Gap Elimination Adjustment, or GEA, was established in 2010 to eliminate the state’s large budget deficit by taking away promised aid from school districts. Since its inception, the state has used GEA to take back approximately $9.5 million in state aid from Goshen Schools. Learn more about GEA by watching the following video:

 

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