Budget & Taxes

2019-20 budget approved by voters; revised capital project passed

Thank you for your support!

On Tuesday, May 21, Guilderland Central School District residents approved a $102,107,375 budget for the 2019-20 school year by a vote of 2705 (yes) to 1414 (no). This budget represents a 1.17% increase in spending over the current year’s budget and will result in a 1.44% tax levy increase.

Voters also approved a revised capital construction project proposition for $30,926,000, as well as a $939,400 bus and equipment proposition, and elected three members to the Board of Education:

Kelly Person (2874)
Gloria Towle-Hilt (2844)
Barbara Fraterrigo (2743)


Budget Updates


Budget Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

We’ve compiled some frequently asked questions related to the 2019-20 budget. Learn more


Board adopts budget on April 9 

At the April 9 Board of Education meeting, the Board voted to adopt the proposed 2019-20 budget. On May 21, residents will go to the polls to vote on a proposed $102,107,375 budget for the 2019-20 school year. The proposal carries a 1.44 percent tax levy increase and results in an estimated 1.17 percent tax rate increase. 


Draft budget presented

At the March 5 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Wiles and Assistant Superintendent Sanders gave a presentation on the draft 2019-2020 Budget.

What are our priorities? What do our students need?

  • View the presentation for the 2019-20 Draft Budget for an overview of next year’s priorities. The presentation also includes a review of financial context for budget development, a summary of recommended proposals and what the next steps in the budget development process are.

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