COURTESY PHOTO | Polls are open today on the school budget from noon to 9 p.m. at the school gymnasium
Vote ‘yes’ on school budget
Our students are fortunate to be taught by some of the most talented and creative staff members of any school district in the state.
These are not just people who put in the required hours per day, but steadily show a commitment to working overtime, instructing students who need extra help and advancing those who are capable of greater challenges than the required course work involves. (more…)
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Polls are open at the Shelter Island School from noon to 9 p.m. for a vote on the school bond issue.
Voters get the final say today on the whether repairs and replacements to Shelter Island School’s heating and ventilation system can be financed through a bond not to exceed $1.63 million. (more…)
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Superintendent Michael Hynes outlined budget plans Monday night before the Board of Education.
With only the video recording operator and the press present Monday night, Superintendent Michael Hynes pressed ahead with a final formal budget hearing.
The Board of Education will go to the voters with a $10.47 million spending plan for 2014-15. Dr. Hynes noted that the proposal raises the tax levy 1.7 percent, staying within the state-imposed tax cap. (more…)