Oneonta School District Voters: Budget Vote Is May 21
Oneonta residents will get an opportunity to vote on the 2019-2020 fiscal year Oneonta School District budget tomorrow (May 21) from 12:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Foothills Performing Arts & Civic Center in Oneonta.
Here's what you should know about the budget:
The proposed budget of $41,117,590 represents a year-to-year increase of $1,675,174 over the previous year, or 4.25%. The proposed tax levy of $21,599,483 represents a year-to-year increase of $493,379, or 2.34% percent, equal to the district's tax levy limit.
The proposed budget would enable the district to:
- Provide Chromebooks for all students in Grades 3 through 12
- Addition of two sections of kindergarten
- Maintain extra-curricular and club offerings districtwide
- Purchase two 66-passenger buses
Oneonta School District voters can find out more about the proposed budget at www.oneontacsd.org.