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Board approves $39.6 million 2014-15 budget proposal; Voters head to polls May 20

On Tuesday, May 20, Cohoes City School District residents will go to the polls to vote on a proposed $39,563,149 spending plan for the 2014-15 school year. The proposed plan decreases spending over the current year budget by $14,107 or 0.04 percent. read the full story>>

Cohoes City School District community mourns sudden loss of special education teacher

The Cohoes City School District community is mourning the loss of a dedicated educator and friend. Van Schaick Grade School Special Education Teacher Lisa Ashworth passed away unexpectedly last week, during the spring recess.  read the full story>>

Budget development update: District looks to reduce spending, stay within tax “cap”

The Cohoes Board of Education continued its formal budget development process on Wednesday night with a look at the district’s state aid runs from the adopted 2014-15 state budget, and a presentation of the district’s proposed school budget  read the full story>>

Changes ahead for schools in adopted state budget

Aid restored in the recently adopted state budget will lessen, but not end the financial challenges for public schools. In 2014-15, Cohoes City Schools will regain $201,992 of $1,076,120 in state aid lost to the gap elimination adjustment. The New York state budget also includes funding to launch new education initiatives [...]  read the full story>>