Spending 

$106,028,631, a 3.9% increase from the current $102,048,891.

Tax levy

3.7% increase, from $63,644,989 to $65,999,854. This is within the district’s 3.99% tax-cap limit, so a simple majority vote is required for approval. 

Teacher pay, jobs

The proposed budget includes contractual salary increases for teachers. The average increase is 2.8%, which includes step and grade increases for those who have hit employment benchmarks or completed certain education and training programs. There are no budgeted additions or reductions in staff or programs. 

Candidates

The terms are three years. Vote for 3, elected by seat. Kelly Sack (incumbent) is being challenged by Teal Rizzo; Desmond Megna and Kyle Valentine are running for the seat of John Verdone (incumbent), who is not seeking reelection; Katherine Van Dorn is running unopposed for the seat of Carl Cangelosi (incumbent), who is not seeking reelection.

When | Where

7 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Old Junior High, 30 Greene Ave. 

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