2020-21 Downsville CSD Budget News

Downsville Central School District

Notice of Budget Hearing and Vote

Budget Hearing

A budget hearing for the inhabitants of the Downsville Central School District qualified to vote at School District Meetings will be virtual and the information will be posted on the District website:www.dcseagles.org. The meeting will commence at 6:00 PM on Monday, June 1, 2020 where there shall be presented the proposed School District budget for the 2020-2021 school year.

Date of Vote

The vote upon the appropriation of the necessary funds to meet the estimated expenditures or for any propositions involving the expenditure of money or the authorizing of levy of taxes as well as the election of a member of the Board of Education shall be held on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 in the District Office of the school building in Downsville, NY between the hours of 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM.

Absentee Ballots

Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order 202.26, voting shall be by absentee ballot only.

All eligible voters are entitled to an absentee ballot. You are an eligible voter if you are 1) a U.S. citizen, 2) eighteen years of age or older, 3) a resident of the district for at least 30 days before the vote, 4) and not otherwise disqualified to vote by law. The District Clerk shall mail absentee ballots to all known qualified voters of the District which was done on Thursday, May 21, 2020. If you meet the qualifications to vote and did not receive a ballot, please contact District Clerk, Nancy Haynes at [email protected].

Absentee (ALL) ballots must be received in the office of the District Clerk of the District not later than 5:00 PM on the day of the vote, Tuesday, June 9, 2020.

Statement of Money Required for Next School Year

A copy of the statement of the amount of money which would be required for the next school year for school purposes shall be completed seven days before the budget hearing and may be obtained by any resident of the District at the school during the period of 14 days immediately before the annual meeting and election, between the hours of 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM, except Saturday, Sunday or holiday.


Proposition #1: 2020-2021 Budget Vote
Shall the Board of Education of the Downsville Central School District be authorized to spend the sum set forth in the budget in the amount of $10,929,562 during the 2020-2021 school year and to levy the necessary tax therefore.

Proposition #2: Election of School Board Member
To elect one member to the Board of Education of the Downsville Central School District for a five-year term beginning on July 1, 2020 and ending on June 30 2025. Jeremy Jenkusky is running unopposed.