School Budget Vote Information

School District Leaders Urge Residents to Vote

Budget Information

May 14, 2012

           Here is the summerized budget information and list to local school districts

in our coverage area.


  • $114.6 million total budget
  • Tax levy increase by 5%, exceeding two percent cap limit
  • Spending increase of $2.4 million from last year
  • 112 staff reductions, could be fewer with new union concessions
  • Polls: 7 AM - 8 PM, EFA & Southside High School


  • $87.6 million total budget
  • Spending increase of .04% from last year
  • Tax levy increase of 1.78%, at cap
  • District received $5.3 million Corning Inc. Foundation grant
  • Polls: 11 AM - 8PM, 8 locations (see website)


  • $69.5 million total budget
  • Spending increase of 0.26% from last year
  • Tax levy increase of 3.41%, at cap
  • Proposed budget maintains programs, cuts 10 positions through resignations and retirements
  • Polls: 7 AM - 9 PM, Big Flats, Ridge Road and Horseheads High

Watkins Glen


  • $107.9 million total budget
  • Voters must decide if the district can use $1.3 million in reserve money
  • Tax levy increase of 2.3%, at cap
  • Polls: 12 PM - 9 PM, 12 locations


Avoca Central School District

Bath Central School District

Campbell-Savona Central School District

Bradford Central School District

Elmira Heights Central School District

Hammondsport Central School District

Hornell City School District

Odessa-Montour Central School District

Spencer-Van Etten Central School District

Waverly Central School District (Page 4)