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2019-2020 Budget Development Calendar

DateActivity/Milestone
January 3, 2019BOE receives proposed budget calendar
January 17, 2019Principals/Supervisors receive budget development materials
Portion of Admin Council meeting devoted to budget planning
February 1, 2019Executive Budget Proposal is anticipated to be received by this date
DWEIC considers new program proposals
February 7, 2019BOE receives draft ‘rollover’ budget (applies 18/19 staffing to 19/20 expense assumptions & Governor’s revenue projections)
BOE approves resolution to publish legal notices (budget vote & election)
BOE appoints Board of Registration
Initial BOE discussion of staffing and programs
New program proposals (DWEIC) presented (if applicable)Audit (Budget) Committee
workshop, at BOE discretion,
TBD.
March 1, 2019Submit information to calculate Tax Levy Limit on OSC website
March 7, 2019BOE receives updated budget draft including BOCES costs
BOE discussion of all budget items
March 21, 2019BOE receives updated (final) budget draft. BOE may approve budget or delay approval until April
6th
March 31, 2019Deadline for release of approved NYS budget (for State Aid Projections)
April 11, 2019BOE approves final budget proposal
April 26, 2019Target for submission of property tax report card to SED (not later than April 26)
May 1, 2019Deadline for submission of petitions for candidates of the Board of Education
May 7, 2019Target date for Budget Newsletter mailing
Budget materials to be made available in school buildings
May 7, 2019Voter registration deadline
May 9, 2019Budget hearing
May 10, 2019Target date for mailing of budget notice (‘postcards’)
May 15, 2019Deadline or mailing “Budget Notice”
May 21, 2019Annual Election & Budget Vote (polls open 7a.m. – 8 p.m.)
June 18, 2019Statewide Budget re-vote (if necessary)

The Thursday, March 21, 2019 Board of Education meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 19, 2019.