School Committee Proposed Budget Presentation

The School Committee presents its budget to the Town Council through this video presentation, to conform with social distancing protocols while keeping the public informed of our ongoing work.  The presentation may also be viewed as a powerpoint.

Superintendent's Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2021

Superintendent of Schools Andrew Dolloff presented his proposed Fiscal Year 2021 budget to the School Committee on February 27 in a televised workshop meeting at the Log Cabin. The School Committee will hold a second workshop on February 3 before considering the budget for a first reading on February 5.

Dr. Dolloff's proposed budget is explained in narrative form here, as a slideshow, and in line-item format.

The budget approval process is scheduled as follows:

February 5 First Reading –School Committee Meeting, 7:00 p.m. at Log Cabin

February 10 Finance Committee review of first reading and adjustments, 8:30 a.m., Central Office

March 12 Second Reading and Adoption – School Committee Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Log Cabin

March 19 Budget Presentation to Town Council, 7:00 p.m., Log Cabin

April 2 Town Council – Public Hearing I and First Reading, 7:00 p.m., Log Cabin

May 7 Town Council – Public Hearing II and Second Reading/Adoption, 7:00 p.m., Log Cabin

June 2 Town Meeting, 7:00 p.m., YHS Gym (NOTE: Location change)

June 9 Budget Referendum, 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Boyd AmVets Hall on North Road.

Please view the School Committee calendar to see dates of upcoming Finance Committee meetings.