The School Budget Vote and Election will take place on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Polls will be open at 6:00 A.M and will close at 9:00 P.M.
Voters who reside within the city limits of the City of Beacon vote at Beacon High School.
Voters who reside outside the city limits of the City of Beacon, and within the boundaries of the Town of Fishkill, or the Town of Wappinger, (that are part of the Beacon City School District), vote at Glenham Elementary School. These boundaries may not match the voter's mailing address. For questions regarding voting location, please call the District Clerk at 845-838-6900 ext. 2032.
Candidates and terms:
To elect four (4) members to the Board of Education as follows:
- Three (3) members to the Board of Education for three year terms (commencing July 1, 2022 and expiring June 30, 2025
- One (1) member for a two year and six week term (commencing May 17, 2022 and expiring on June 30, 2024
Order of the Ballot to be determined on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.
Proposition 1: Shall the budget for the Beacon City School District for the fiscal year commencing July 1, 2022, in the amount of $78,604,000 be adopted, and the necessary taxes to meet such expenditures be levied and collected?
Proposition 2: Shall the bond resolution authorizing the purchase of school buses at a maximum cost of $546,000; authorizing the issuance of $546,000 bonds (5 year maximum maturity) and, with respect to such bonds, providing for a tax levy therefor in annual installments; pledging the District’s faith and credit for debt service; delegating powers with respect to bonds and notes; and providing for an estoppel procedure, be approved?
Proposition 3: Shall the Board of Education of the Beacon City School District be authorized to establish a capital reserve fund, to be known as the “2022 Facilities Capital Reserve Fund,” for the purpose of appropriating sufficient funds necessary for the purpose of financing, in whole or in part, the cost of capital expenditures, including but not limited to: the construction and reconstruction of additions, renovations, refurbishments, replacements and/or repairs to its facilities, including original furnishings, equipment, machinery, apparatus, appurtenances and incidental improvements and expenses in connection therewith; as well as and to plan for future District-wide capital improvement projects and expenditures, in the ultimate amount not to exceed $15,000,000 over a probable term of ten (10) years; and that such amount shall be raised from the unexpended and unencumbered general fund balance and such other available funds, of the Beacon City School District?