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School Budget & Elections Info

2022-23 Budget Vote Results
 
Overall Budget
  • Pass or Fail?                                      Pass
  • # of yes votes:                                  109
  • # of no votes:                                   33
  • Budget % of approval:                    77%

 

Library Proposition

  • Proposition pass or fail: Pass
  • # of yes:                                            98
  • # of no:                                             45
  • % approval:                                      69% 
 

Board of Education Election

  • School board candidate vote totals: (3-Year Terms)
    • Ruth Anne Barkley                     97
    • Dr. Lawrence Kring III                109
    • Kristy Simmons                           35 Write-In Votes            

 

2022-23 Budget Highlights:
 
Adopted Budget - $11,105,967
Budget Increase - 1.39%
School Tax Levy - 2.59%
Estimated School Tax Levy Increase - $102.075
 
Board of Education Candidates:
 
  • Ruth Anne Barkley
  • Dr. Lawrence Kring, III
 
Budget and Board of Education Vote:
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MCS Main Lobby
 
Absentee Ballots
 
Qualified voters who are unable to appear at the polling place may receive an absentee ballot. To request an absentee ballot application, please contact District Clerk Stacey Basford at [email protected] or at (315) 375-8814. 
 
Applicants requesting an absentee ballot application must provide the following information:
 
  • Name and resident address, including street and number, and any town and rural delivery route.
  • On the day of elections, they will meet the qualifications of a voter.
  • That they will be unable to personally appear to vote because they are or will be: a patient in the hospital, or unable due to illness or physical disability; out of town because of their duties, occupation, business, or studies; on vacation outside of the District; or incarcerated.
 
Applications must be received in the District Office at least seven (7) days prior to election, by May, 10, 2022, for ballot mailing. The Ballot must be received at the District Office, Morristown Central School, 408  Gouverneur Street - PO Box 217, Morristown, NY 13664, prior to 5:00 PM on Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

 

$10,953,442 Budget Vote Passed– 147 Yes & 31 No

 

Capital Reserve Proposition Passed – 148 Yes & 31 No

 

Board Members (Three Seats for 7/1/21-6/30/24 Term):

**Tammy Ritchie – 126 votes (incumbent)**

**Jeffrey LaJoy – 116 votes (incumbent)**

**Mark Blanchard – 72 votes (write in)**

Pollyann Demick – 65 votes (write in)

Jessica Collette – 26 votes (write in)

Phil Barse – 4 votes (write in)

Cyril Aldrich – 4 votes (write in)

Andrea Bertrand – 2 votes (write in)

Kenneth Moore – 2 votes (write in)

David VarArnum – 2 votes (write in)

Josh Barkley – 1 vote (write in)

Andy Bertrand – 1 vote (write in)

Bridget Whalen-Nevin – 1 vote (write in)

Jim Bogardus – 1 vote (write in)

Cheryl Shatraw – 1 vote (write in)

Kevin Crosby – 1 vote (write in)

Penny Bogardus – 1 vote (write in)

Andria Turner – 1 vote (write in)

Deborah Perretta – 1 vote (write in)

Mark Bender – 1 vote (write in)

Leann Moquin – 1 vote (write in)

David Demers – 1 vote (write in)

 

Respectfully submitted,

Stacey Basford, District Clerk

5/18/21