Building a School Budget for the Future
Developing the annual school budget proposal is a year-round process that involves the Gloversville Board of Education and district and school leaders. On the third Tuesday of each May, that process culminates when residents go to the polls to vote on a school budget proposal for the following year and to elect Board of Education members. Visit this Web page throughout the school year for updates on the annual school budget development process.
2015-16 BUDGET NEWS AND INFORMATION
State budget includes increase for GESD schools
Following the adoption of the final 2015-16 state budget by the State Legislature April 1, the Gloversville Enlarged School District expects an estimated $1,291,310 increase in state funding, a 3.17 percent increase over the current year.
View 2015-16 instructional budget presentation
On March 24 Assistant Superintendent Steven Schloicka reviewed the proposed 2015-16 GESD instructional budget with the GESD Board of Education.
Dates updated for 2015-16 budget calendar
View 2015-16 non-instructional budget presentation
View the Feb. 24 presentation of the proposed 2015-16 GESD non-instructional budget.
GESD 2015-16 budget presentations underway
The first of three presentations concerning the proposed 2015-16 budget for the Gloversville Enlarged School District began Feb. 24.
Governor says districts will not receive any increase in aid unless Legislature approves proposed reforms
Under the Executive Budget Proposal outlined by Governor Andrew Cuomo on Jan. 21, state funding for schools would increase by $1.1 billion next year – provided that state lawmakers go along with a series of education reforms that he described as “ambitious” in his combined budget address and State of the State message.
Tax cap information
Click here to visit the Statewide School Finance consortium website, which includes an article focusing on school funding and information regarding the New York State property tax cap.
The latest independent audit of the Gloversville Enlarged School District is available for viewing. READ MORE
2013-14 SCHOOL BUDGET
In May 2013, voters passed a $58,550,469 school budget proposal for the 2013-14 school year by a vote of 456 to 291. The approved budget is 3.34 percent more than 2012-13. The school tax levy increased by 2 percent. Learn more