Budget & Finance

2020-2021 Budget Development Calendar

  • Oct. 22, 2019 – Finance Committee Meeting
  • Nov. 19, 2019 – Finance Committee Meeting
  • Dec. 17, 2019 – Finance Committee Meeting
  • Feb. 2020 – Present 2020-21 preliminary budget forecast to Board of Education
  • March 1, 2020 – Submit 2020-21 tax levy limit to Office of the State Comptroller
  • April 2020 – Finalize 2019-2020 budget (including BOCES budget)
  • April 2020 – Final draft of budget presented to Board of Education
  • April 27, 2020 – Budget document available to the public
  • April 27, 2020 – Property tax report card must be submitted to SED within 24 hours of budget adoption, but no later than April 27, 2020
  • May 5-12, 2020 – Budget hearing – budget statement and required attachments available 7 days prior to budget hearing
  • May 19, 2020 – School budget vote
  • July 1, 2020 – Implement 2020-21 budget

2019-20 Budget Information

Voting on Stillwater’s school budget

On the third Tuesday of each May, residents from across New York State go to the polls to vote on the annual school district budget and to elect members of the Board of Education. Learn more about voting on Stillwater’s budget.

School Budget 101

In New York state, local school boards must annual develop a balanced school budget proposal and put it up for a public vote on the third Tuesday in May. Learn more about school budget development.

School Taxes

Required Information

Audit Reports

If you cannot access any of these documents or if there is a document you are looking for that is not listed, please contact the Business Office at (518) 373-6100, ext. 30023.