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Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Voters Approve 81% of Budgets in June Re-vote »
On June 19, 16 school districts presented their budgets a second time for approval by voters. Voters in each of these dist...
Monday, June 18, 2018
New York State School Finance: An Overview Based on the Laws of 2018 »
This school finance primer contains information on the number and types of P-12 public educational institutions, revenue s...
Monday, June 18, 2018
New York School Districts Face Sharp Increase in Health Care Costs »
A recent survey of our member school districts found that for 2018-19, the average individual health care premium increase...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
School Budgets Pass While Voter Turnout Declines »
On May 15, New York communities passed 658 out of 674 budgets proposed by their local boards of education, continuing a tr...
Friday, May 4, 2018
School Districts Propose Tax Increases of 2.4 Percent »
In budgets approved by boards of education, independent school districts propose an overall spending increase of 2.7 perce...
Monday, March 5, 2018
Ninety-nine Percent of School Districts Expect to Stay Within the Property Tax Cap »
This research note analyzes the overall increase in proposed taxes, the number of districts facing a negative tax cap, and...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Fifth Annual School District Factbook »
The Factbook was designed for use by state policymakers, especially state legislators. It includes maps of 674 school dist...
Monday, January 15, 2018
ASBO Releases State Aid Recommendations for 2018-19 School Year »
ASBO released its 2018-19 policy report, which calls for $1.4 billion to begin the first year of a three-year phase in of...
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
English Language Learners: Growth and Concentration »
NYSASBO has released a report showing English language learners in New York’s public schools are growing in number and are...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Educating Students with Disabilities: Demographic Changes, Costs, and State Support »
NYSASBO has released a report on students with disabilities in New York’s public schools that shows diagnosis rates, achie...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Growing Student Poverty: Challenges For Achievement and State Funding »
NYSASBO has released a report focusing on the prevalence of poverty throughout New York State. While overall enr...
Monday, October 30, 2017
Meeting Student Needs: Demographic Changes, Costs, and State Support »
NYSASBO has released an analysis focusing on demographic trends for groups of students who have historically faced signifi...
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Spring 2017 ELA and Math Results Show Enduring Resource and Achievement Gaps »
NYSASBO has released an analysis of spring 2017 results in English language arts and math. While student proficiency incre...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Demographic Challenges Facing Rural Schools »
The New York State Association of School Business Officials (NYSASBO) has released a brief report entitled Demographic Cha...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Record Approval of School District Budgets »
NYSASBO released its annual School District June Budget Re-Vote report, which analyzes data from the State Education Depar...
Friday, June 2, 2017
99% of School Budgets Pass »
NYSASBO released its annual School District Budget Votes report, which analyzes data from the State Education Department r...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Three Out of Four Tax Cap Overrides Succeed »
Yesterday's school budget vote continued the recent trend of 99 percent approval rates for Tax Cap compliant budgets. Only...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
School Districts Propose Statewide Average Tax Increase of 1.69 Percent »
NYSASBO has analyzed Property Tax Report Card data for the 2017-18 school year submitted by school districts to the State...
Monday, March 6, 2017
NYSASBO Releases Report on 2017 Tax Cap »
NYSASBO has analyzed information that school districts are required by law to submit to the Office of the State Comptrolle...
Friday, February 10, 2017
NYSASBO Releases Report on Growing Student Achievement and Resource Gap »
NYSASBO has released a new report entitled Achievement and Resource Gap Widens: More Students Left Behind. The report exam...
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Fourth Annual School District Factbook »
The Factbook was designed for use by state policymakers, especially state legislators. It includes maps of 674 school dist...