Thanks to strong community support, the South Orangetown Central School District 2018-19 school budget passed with 79% of the vote on May 15. The budget totals $91,817,017, reflects a 3.2% budget-to-budget increase and remains within the tax cap with a 3.7% tax levy increase.

Voters also approved a proposition regarding the renewal of Dominican College’s lease of the former Orangeburg Elementary School, authorizing the Board of Education to enter into lease agreements for up to 50 years, in 10-year intervals.

Thomas Henry was elected to the South Orangetown Central School District Board of Education. Mr. Henry’s three-year term begins July 1, 2018 and concludes June 30, 2021.

Detailed information is posted on the district Budget webpage.