Budget Information

All voting for the June 9, 2020 election will be done by absentee ballot such that the school district must send absentee ballots with a postage paid return envelope to each qualified voter. The deadline for residents to register to vote is May 26, 2020. For more information, you can call the district clerk at 957-6002 or the Clinton County Board of Elections at 565-4740.  If you are interested in running for a 3-year seat (3 seats are open), as a member of the Board of Education, email dstetz@plattscsd.org – petitions (pdf opens in new tab) are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 11, 2020.

2020-21 PCSD Budget Details

Plattsburgh 2020-21 Budget Notice

Notable 2020-2021 Budgetary Reductions & Cuts

Voter Registration Information

Order of Board Candidates

PR for Board Candidates

Nominating Petition May 2020

New Legal notice 2020


2020-2021 Budget Development Calendar
DateActivity/Milestone
Jan. 16, 2020BOE receives 2020-2021 Budget Calendar
Jan. 30, 2020Executive Budget Proposal is anticipated to be received by this date
DWEIC considers new program proposals
Feb. 6, 2020BOE receives draft ‘rollover’ budget (applies 19/20 staffing to 20/21 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)
Feb. 13, 2020Principals/Supervisors receive budget development materials
A portion of Administrative Council meeting will be devoted to budget planning
March 1, 2020Submit information to calculate Tax Levy Limit on OSC website
March 12, 2020BOE receives updated budget draft including BOCES costs
BOE discussion of all budget items
March 26, 2020BOE receives updated (final) budget draft. BOE may approve budget or delay approval until April 9, 2020
May 11, 2020Deadline for submission of petitions for candidates of the Board of Education
May 12, 2020First of 2 legal notices to be published
May 20, 2020BOE approves final budget proposal
May 22, 2020Property Tax Report Card to be filed with NYSED
May 26, 2020Budget materials to be made available in all schools and on district website
May 26- June 9, 2020Copies of budget materials must be available to City residents upon request
May 26, 2020Deadline for voters to register
June 1, 2020Budget hearing - online at 6:00 pm
June 3, 2020Budget Notice mailed to voters (legally required)
June 9, 2020Annual Election & Budget Vote - by Absentee Ballot only
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