2016-17 School Budget Approved

During the 2016-17 school year, Fort Plain Central School District is operating on a $19.5 budget that was approved by voters May 17, 2016.

Fort Plain Central School District residents voted in support of the district’s 2016-17 school budget by a vote of 173 to 31. The approved $19.5 million plan called for a 2.68 percent increase over the 2015-16 spending plan, but carried no increase in the tax levy.

Board of Education: Voters re-elected two board members. Ronald F. Kardash received 176 votes and L. Joseph Bartholomew received 170.

School vehicle proposition: Residents approved a school vehicle proposition by a vote of to 158 to 45.