Superintendent Cheryl Thomas and business offical Joanne James of Newfield Central Schools will be in the studio to talk about the effect of cuts in state aid on the budget of their district. Staff is being laid off, reserves are being used, and the tax levy must be raised. In couple of years the reserves will run out …
Superintendent Steve Grimm and business official Mary June King of Lansing Central Schools will visit to describe the effect of the reassessment of the AES Cayuga power plant on their tax levy.
Groton Central Schools‘ superintendent Jim Abrams will call in to tell us about the drastic effect Albany budget cuts have had on his district.
We will be inviting administrators from other districts in the region to appear on this show and on our May 15 broadcast, which will air two days before the public votes on this year’s budget, school board candidates, capital expenditures and any requests for funding from public libraries.