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Breaking News
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...
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
ASBO Testifies at Legislative Hearing on Allowing Credit Unions to Accept Municipal Deposits »
ASBO Executive Director Michael J. Borges testified at Legislative Hearing on proposed legislation that would allow credit...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
2019 Awards and Scholarships Winners Announced »
2019 Awards and Scholarships will be be presented at the Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, June 4 during the Education Summit &...
Thursday, May 9, 2019
ASBO Analysis of Property Tax Report Card Data Filed by School Districts »
The boards of education of independent school districts statewide have approved budgets to be voted on May 21st that propo...

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
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Monday, June 17, 2019
Two LI districts hold budget revotes Tuesday »
Click here to read this Newsday article .
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Schools say election leave law will lead to chaos »
Click here to read this Albany Times Union article .

Newswire
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
NYSED Office of State Aid Updates »
NYSED's Office of State Aid has posted the following updates: 2018-19 and 2019-20 Model Calendar Spreadsheet Post...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Child Nutrition News »
NYSED's Office of Child Nutrition has posted the following updates: School Breakfast Program Posted on June 18, 20...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
ASBO New York Partner Forecast5 Presents Monthly 5Sight Tip »
Using 5Sight to visualize and compare trends in enrollment and student need. This tip shows how 5Sight lets users ea...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Regents Meeting »
Regents Meeting The Board of Regents held its regular meeting June 3 and 4, 2019. They discussed a data dashboard fo...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
TRS Sub-fund and Retirement Contribution Reserve »
What's required to establish a TRS sub-fund within your district's Retirement Contribution Reserve? What do districts...

Reports
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...
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Sixth Annual School District Factbook »
The Factbook was designed for use by state policymakers, especially state legislators. It includes maps of 674 school dist...