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Breaking News
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
School Aid Runs Released »
School Aid Runs Released   The State Division of Budget has released their school aid runs which are avail...
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
2020 Executive Budget Briefing Book Analysis »
Earlier today, Governor Andrew Cuomo released his Executive Budget Proposal. His proposal included a 3% increase in school...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Uniform Grant Guidance Now Available! »
ASBO New York is happy to share this sample manual for administering Federal grants.   The document is the prod...
Monday, June 24, 2019
2019 Legislative Session Recap »
The 2019 Legislative Session has wrapped up and two of  ASBO's Legislative Priority bills  were passed by bo...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Voters Approve 83% of Budgets in June Re-Vote »
On June 18, 12 school districts presented their budgets a second time for approval by voters.  Voters in each of thes...

Press Releases
Monday, June 10, 2019
365 School Districts / BOCES Urge Legislature to Exempt Them from Time Off for Voting Requirements »
ASBO New York has gathered the signatures of 365 school district and BOCES leaders urging the Legislature to pass legislat...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
ASBO Develops Tool to Measure Economic Impact of School Districts »
ASBO New York unveils a School District Economic Impact tool that documents public education’s district-level, regional, a...
Monday, April 8, 2019
Health Care Costs for School Districts Continue to Rise Faster than Inflation and State Aid »
Health care costs for school districts rose from $5.8 billion in 2013-14 to $7.1 billion in 2017-18, an increase of $1.3 b...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Ninety-Eight Percent of School Districts Propose Budgets Complying with the Tax Cap »
ALBANY, NY (03/05/2019) -- According to analysis conducted by the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO), 98% of...
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Governor’s Services Aid Proposal Radically Cuts Aid to School Districts »
An ASBO New York analysis of the Governor’s proposal to shift 11 categories of school aid into a single block grant shows...

ASBO In The News
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
New York schools: Why their fiscal constraints just grew in 2020 »
Click here to read the article from the Poughkeepsie Journal.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
N.Y. STAR school tax relief program baffles, confuses homeowners »
Click here to read the article from the Albany Times Union.
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Thursday, July 18, 2019
NY Local Governments Sue IRS and Treasury Secretary Mnuchin »
Click here to read this Scarsdale10583.com article .
Thursday, July 11, 2019

Newswire
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
2020 State of the State »
On January 8 th , Governor Andrew Cuomo presented his 2020 State of the State address. Unlike prior years, this years...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
January Regents Meeting »
ESSA Financial Transparency Requirement: Regents adopted emergency regulations that formalize the March 1 submission date...
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
NYSED Building Condition Survey and Visual Inspection »
The State Education Department’s Office of Facilities Planning has released information on the staggered implementation of...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
ASBO New York Partner Forecast5 Presents Monthly 5Sight Tip »
Using 5Sight to visualize and compare changing health insurance costs between districts. This tip shows how 5Sight lets...
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Regents Meeting Recap »
Regents Approve Waiver to 180-Day Requirement for Certain School Districts The Regents approved a proposed amendm...

Reports
Monday, October 7, 2019
Pupil Transportation: Cutting Costs While Maintaining Services »
This paper provides background in support of an ASBO New York School Finance Symposium on pupil transportation in New York...
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Voters Approve 98 Percent of School Budgets »
On May 21, communities across New York State voted on and approved 98.4 percent of proposed school district budgets for th...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Regional and Statewide Economic Impact of New York State Public Schools »
The regional and statewide economic impact of New York State public school districts is presented in this report. Clic...
Monday, April 8, 2019
New York School Districts Continue to Face Sharp Increases in Health Care Costs »
An ASBO New York analysis of new spending data shows that health care costs continue to pose a significant challenge to sc...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Ninety-Eight Percent of School Districts Expect to Stay Within the Tax Cap »
Six hundred forty-two New York State school districts completed filings to the Office of the State Comptroller. This resea...