Budget & Finance Committee

  • The Board of Education and school district establish committees to regularly review and provide input and feedback in a variety of areas.  Keep in mind that participation and membership in certain committees may be limited to specific members, require expertise in specific areas and/or require appointment by the Board. Please contact the District Clerk at (516) 308-5001 for information pertaining to each committee.


Statement of Purpose

  • Budget Finance Committee shall:

    • Review year end Treasurer's report and prior year budget appropriation adjustments between budget functions
    • Review monthly Treasurer's report and District reserves plan to gain an understanding of District finances.  Review fund balance projection report beginning in March
    • Review the proposed budget prior to public distribution and offer input to support and vote on the budget by consensus
    • Perform special projects as requested by the Board of Education:
      • Review 5 year capital improvement plan prepared by the District architect and assist in recommending project financing
      • If they exist, review revenue shortfalls
      • Assist in the development of the annual Budget Insight           
    • Hold monthly meetings from September-May, excluding December
    • Be a liaison to the community
    • Review educational/financial matters with District officials
    • If available, attend Budget workshops

2022-23 Committee Goals


Committee Minutes

Committee Members

  • Committee Chairs:

    Mrs. Kerry Wachter

    Mrs. Cher Lepre


    Management:

    Mr. Ryan Ruf

    Mrs. Donna Passalacqua


    Members:

    Sam Astrof

    Donna Healy

    Matthew Jahrsdoerfer

    Lori Verdone

    Ed Ellis

    Robert Renda

    Michael Mencarelli

    Nichloas Meyers

    Marguerite Ryan

    Patrick Valentino

    Richard Von Bargen


Meeting Dates

  • All meetings are held in the BOE room.

    Start time is 7:30 pm.

    2023-24 Meeting dates to be decided.