Presentation on theme: "Niagara Wheatfield Central School District 2015-2016 Budget Presentation April 20, 2015."— Presentation transcript:
Niagara Wheatfield Central School District 2015-2016 Budget Presentation April 20, 2015
Purpose of This Meeting To have the Board adopt an expenditure budget amount of $67,965,701 to be brought to the voters.
2015-2016 Budget Timeline 4/20/15Last Day to File for Board of Education Candidacy 4/20/15Board to Approve Budget and Property Tax Report 5/6/15Annual Public Information Hearing on Budget 5/19/15Annual Budget Vote and School Board Election
Mission Statement The Niagara Wheatfield Central School District will serve its diverse community to enable its learners to attain the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes within a supportive environment so that students become responsible and productive individuals.
2015-2016 Budget Preparation The District Administrative Team worked cohesively to shape a budget that maintains the essential elements of our current educational program for students while balancing the fiscal needs of the community.
% of Total Budget by Component Area 2015-2106 2014-2015
Moody’s Rating The Niagara Wheatfield Central School District’s Moody’s rating has been raised once again to an enhanced rating of A1.
2015-2016 Budget The 2015-2016 Proposed Budget: –Maintains current programs – NO reductions –Restores Athletics –Restores Co-Curricular
2015-2016 Budget If the 2015-2016 budget vote fails: $1,403,284 in budget cuts will need to occur to balance the budget.
Proposition #1 Shall the 2015-2016 school district budget in the amount of $67,965,701 be approved and adopted, the required funds thereafter appropriated and necessary property taxes levied and collected? Adoption of Budget
School Board Candidates Steven Sabo Richard Sirianni