Why not wake up early Saturday morning, March 8, 2008, and get over to the Croton Harmon High School Community Room at 8:00 AM?
There you will find, by public invitation, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Marjorie Castro, Director of Finance and Administration Diane Chaissan, Director of Staff and Pupil Personnel Services Kusum Sinha, the District’s building principals and other administrators, and the Board of Education, who during a day-long workshop will present the District’s 2008-09 budget.
8:00 AM: Superintendent’s Introduction and Overview of the budget with the specific goals the budget supports The Financial Picture, including revenues, taxes, assessments and employee benefits The Administrative Budget and Goals
9:00 AM: The Croton-Harmon High School Budget
9:45 AM: The Athletic Budget
10:15 AM: The Carrie E. Tompkins Elementary School Budget
11:00 AM: The Pierre Van Cortlandt Middle School Budget
11:45 AM: The Transportation Budget
12:15 PM: The Buildings & Grounds Budget
1:00 PM: The Special Education & BOCES Budget
1:30 PM: Discussion - Next Steps
2:00 PM: Adjournment
Members of the public are encouraged to attend the entire session, or those segments of particular interest, to learn about the goals and objectives included in the proposed budget. Opportunity for community input will be available at this meeting and at other meetings of the Board prior to adoption of the budget for presentation to the voters.