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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...
Thursday, May 9, 2019
ASBO Releases TRS Sub-Fund Quick Reference Guide »
In response to questions raised during our May 2  webinar  on the TRS Sub-Fund , we have developed a ...
Monday, April 15, 2019
State Update: Paid Time Off for Employees to Vote »
On Friday evening, Governor Cuomo signed the 2019-20 state budget. None of his line-item vetoes addressed public education...
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...
Monday, April 1, 2019
State Update: State Budget Highlights - Webinar Thursday at 2pm »
On Sunday, March 31, the governor and legislature reached agreement on the 2019-20 state budget, which includes a more tha...
Sunday, March 31, 2019
2019-20 School Aid Runs Available »
The 2019-20 school aid runs are now available here . 
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
State Update: Senate and Assembly Release One-House Budgets »
Both houses of the Legislature released their one-house budget bills this week. These are often seen as legislative w...
Friday, February 15, 2019
State Update: 30-day Amendments Relating to P-12 Education »
The Governor released 30-day amendments relating to P-12 education late on February 14, 2019. Below is a summary of c...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
State Update: Executive Proposal Update on P-12 Education »
School Aid Increase The Executive Budget proposes an overall $956 million School Aid increase (3.6%) including a $338...
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
State Update: State Aid Runs Available »
State Aid Runs Available State Aid Runs are now available and can be found  here . Please bookmark our ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
State Update: Executive Budget Proposal On P-12 Education »
Executive Budget Proposal on P-12 Education The Governor proposes a 3.6 percent increase for education, for a total f...
Friday, January 11, 2019
State Update: 2019 Tax Cap Increase Two Percent »
2019 Tax Cap Increase Two Percent The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Cons...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
ASBO to Release 2019-20 School Aid Proposal »
ASBO will be releasing its own 2019-20 School Aid Proposal at the beginning of January when the Legislature returns to Alb...
Friday, August 24, 2018
ESSA Reporting and Charitable Funds »
ASBO attended a meeting on Thursday, August 23, 2018, held by Brian Cechnicki, Director of Education Finance for the state...
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
State Reporting for School Funding Transparency »
As Required under section 3614 of Education Law The Division of the Budget (DOB) released the school funding ...
Monday, July 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ASBO Mourns the Passing of Past President Gregory E. Carlson »
It is with great sadness we report the passing of former NYSASBO President Gregory E. Carlson on Thursday, July 12, 2018&n...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Janus vs. AFSCME Decision »
Today the Supreme Court issued a  decision  on the  Janus  vs. the American Federation of State, Count...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Janus vs. AFSCME Update - Decision Expected Next Monday, June 25th »
The Supreme Court will issue a decision on the Janus vs. AFSCME case by next Monday, June 25th. The case revolves around t...
Monday, June 18, 2018
School District Health Care Costs Rise Faster than Inflation and Total Spending »
A recent survey of member school districts by The New York State Association of School Business Officials (NYSASBO) found...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
School Budgets Pass While Voter Turnout Declines »
The New York State Association of School Business Officials (NYSASBO) has released an analysis of 2018 School Budget Vote...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Establishment of Charitable Funds »
The 2018-19 State Budget updated the Education Law and Real Property Tax Law, giving school districts the option to establ...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Testimony to Joint Legislative Budget Hearing on Education »
On January 31, 2018, Executive Director Michael Borges testified at the Joint Legislative Budget Hearing on...
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Regents Approve Changes to SDBL Certification for CPAs and CTLE Requirements Requested by ASBO »
The New York State Board of Regents held its monthly meeting January 22-23, 2018.  CTLE Requirements Relat...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
SED School Aid Runs Available »
Executive Budget Proposal for 2018-19 & SED School Aid Runs The Division of Budget has posted aid runs...
Friday, January 5, 2018
New Process for SED Review of Capital Project Submissions »
The Office of Facilities Planning in conjunction with CiTi BOCES (the Center for Instruction, Technology an...
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Governor’s State of the State Message – NYSASBO Synopsis of Items Impacting School Districts »
The Governor delivered his state of the state message January 3, 2018. This message provides an indication of many of the...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
NYSASBO Releases "Growing Student Poverty: Challenges for Achievement and State Aid" »
Today NYSASBO released an analysis of economic need in New York public schools that shows increasing levels of poverty and...
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Small Group Employer Legislation Signed »
ASBO’s advocacy efforts with other interested groups has resulted in the Governor last night signing legislation ( S.6572...
Thursday, October 26, 2017
ASBO Testifies On Smart Schools Bond Act and Capital Projects »
ASBO testified at Assembly Education Committee hearing last Thursday and received positive feedback from Assemblymember Ca...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
ECB Sends Memo to Governor in Support of Tax Cap Changes »
NYSASBO and other members of the Educational Conference Board (ECB) sent a  joint memo  to Governor Cuomo urging...