school budget

Hempstead School District

Parents Outraged After Proposed Budget Would Cut 100 Staff From Hempstead School District

Many parents say due to the district’s extra student burden, the superintendent should first reach out to state and federal government for more funding.

05/06/2015

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School Budgets On The Ballot Across New York Tuesday

Behind the scenes there’s a growing debate over what the vote might mean for a proposed statewide property tax cap.

05/17/2011

Generic School Photo (Credit: AP)

N.J. School Budgets, Board Candidates On The Ballot Wednesday

New Jersey school budgets and school board candidates will be up for votes in a rare Wednesday election. The school elections were moved to Wednesday so they wouldn’t conflict with Passover this year.

04/26/2011

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Craig Ruttle/AP, FILE)

NJ School Elections Less Fiery A Year After Revolt

A year after a taxpayer revolt at the polls, New Jersey’s school budget elections are back on Wednesday — with some major differences.

04/23/2011

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: AP Photo/Mike Groll, Pool)

As Cuomo’s Budget Nears, New Group Joins NY School Aid Fight

A new, well-financed partnership plying both fundamentals of democracy and modern high-stakes lobbying plans to bring Albany’s fight over public school aid into New Yorkers’ homes.

01/22/2011