On Tuesday, May 16th, Wynantskill voters approved a $10,546,565 budget for the 2023-24 school year. Two candidates were re-elected to the Board of Education. The view more details of the 2023-2024 school budget, view the budget newsletter here. or visit our budget resources page here.
“A huge thank you to our entire Wynantskill school community for their continuous support and the overwhelmingly positive budget vote results,” says Superintendent Dr. Yodis. “This new budget will allow us to implement new and essential safety and educational initiatives such as a School Resource Officer, technology advancements and curriculum enhancements. Your endorsement of these initiatives demonstrates your commitment to the safety, progress, and educational excellence of our students.”
PROPOSITION #1 – Passed-135 YES / 25 NO
PROPOSITION #1 the 2023-2024 Budget as recommended by the Administration as follows: Shall the Board of Education of the Wynantskill Union Free School District, Rensselaer County, New York be authorized to expend the total amount of $10,546,565 during the school year 2023-2024 and to levy the necessary tax therefore.
PROPOSITION #2 – Passed-132 YES / 29 NO
PROPOSITION #2, the 2023-24 Bus Proposal as recommended by the Administration as follows: Shall the Board of Education of the Wynantskill Union Free School District, Rensselaer County, New York be authorized to (1) acquire one SCHOOL BUS, at a maximum aggregate cost of $146,000.00 (2) expend such sum, or so much thereof as shall be necessary; and (3) shall be paid from the current appropriation.
BOARD OF EDUCATION-Reelected
Eric Strang 148 Votes
Nichole Hurbanek 143 Votes
“We are thrilled to see the passing of the 2023-24 school budget and the re-election of Eric Strang and Nichole Hurbanek to the Board of Education,” says Darcy Mack, president of the Wynantskill Board of Education. “Your trust and confidence in our educational initiatives are truly appreciated. This budget enables us to continue providing a quality education for our students and ensures a bright future for our community. Together, we will empower our students to thrive and succeed. From the entire Board of Education, thank you for your support!”