To approve the proposed 2023-2024 school budget in the amount of $52,749,122, and to authorize the requisite portion therefore to be raised by taxation on the taxable property of the District.
Shall the Board of Education of the Beekmantown Central School District be authorized to purchase and finance four (4) student transportation vehicles, including necessary furnishings, fixtures and equipment and all other costs incidental thereto, and expend a total sum not to exceed $641,000, which is estimated to be the total maximum cost thereof, and said amount, or so much thereof as may be necessary, shall be raised by the levy of a tax upon the taxable property of said School District and collected in annual installments as provided by Section 416 of the Education Law; and, in anticipation of such tax, obligations of said School District, in the principal amount not to exceed $641,000, shall be issued. This purchase is subject to a State Aid transportation reimbursement ratio of 75%. Additionally, the district will trade or sell four (4) school buses.
(Board of Education Members)
To elect three (3) members to the Board of Education for 3-year terms (7/1/23 - 6/30/26) to fill the expired terms of Douglas Beebe, Christopher Gadway and Nicole Poupore.
(Capital Reserve Proposition)
Shall the Board of Education be authorized to undertake a project consisting of the construction of an approximately 7,000 square foot addition to Beekmantown Elementary School and the construction of improvements to and the renovation of Beekmantown Elementary School and Cumberland Head Elementary School including, but not limited to, construction of a 2,500 Square foot cold storage building adjacent to the Bus Garage, general reconstruction and renovation work, interior upgrades to mechanical, electrical and signal upgrades at both schools and, at Beekmantown Elementary School, construction of a new playground, relocation of exterior basketball court, demolition of two unoccupied wood framed buildings, construction of new parking and sidewalks, and including, for both schools and the cold storage building, site improvements, furnishings, fixtures and equipment, architectural/engineering, construction management fees and all other costs incidental to such work at a total estimated cost not to exceed $11,132,615, or so much thereof as may be necessary, and obtain the necessary funds by using available State aid, up to $1,000,000 from the District’s capital reserve fund, $3,275,000 from unappropriated fund balance, $500,000 from stimulus funds and, for the balance of the costs, the levy of a tax upon the taxable property of the School District to be collected in annual installments in the years and in the amounts as the Board of Education shall determine and in anticipation of such tax bonds and notes of the District are hereby authorized to be issued at one time, or from time to time, in the principal amount not to exceed $6,357,615 and a tax is hereby voted to pay the interest on said obligations when due.
Required Linked Documents
Budget Notice Superintendent Message 2023-05
2023-2024 Budget Calendar and School Board Elections
2023-2024 Three Part Detailed Proposed Budget
2022 Beekmantown CSD - Report Card NYSED Data Site
2022 Beekmantown High School - Report Card NYSED Data Site
2022 Beekmantown Middle School - Report Card NYSED Data Site
2022 Cumberland Head Elementary School - Report Card NYSED Data Site
2022 Beekmantown Elementary School - Report Card NYSED Data Site
2023-2024 Property Tax Report Card
S495 Impact Report from Clinton County Real Property
Beekmantown CSD - Fiscal Accountability Summary NYSED Data Site