Thanks to strong community support, the South Orangetown Central School District 2019-2020 school budget passed with 77% of the vote on May 21. The approved budget totals $94,755,161, reflects a 3.2% budget-to-budget increase and remains within the tax cap with a 3.72% tax levy increase. Detailed budget information is posted on the district Budget webpage.
Cara Stepanian was elected and incumbent Dan Lamadrid was re-elected to the Board of Education. Their three-year terms begin July 1, 2019 and conclude June 30, 2022.
The following video message is for our South Orangetown community, whose members support our schools every day as PTA and TZ Red & White volunteers, sports fans, audience members, mentors and internship providers, guest speakers, scholarship and event sponsors, taxpayers, and in countless other ways. Thank you!