DISTRICT NEWS & EVENTS
During the January 16 Board of Education Meeting, Superintendent John Carmello discussed the 2019-2020 Budget development process and Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal. Draft 1 of the Troy CSD budget will be presented on February 6. The community will vote on Tuesday, May 21.
During the January 16 Public Hearing regarding the Alternative Veterans’ Tax Exemption, Troy CSD Superintendent John Carmello discussed the results of the public survey. Based on these results, he recommended the Board adopt “Level B” of the exemption. The Board will discuss the results of the survey and make a decision at the next Board meeting scheduled for February 6 at Troy Middle School.
Eight Grade students and their families are invited to come learn what the Troy Riverfront P-TECH Program is all about. Join us on Thursday, January 17 at 6 p.m. at Troy Middle School. P-TECH is a 6-year program that leads to an Associate’s Degree from HVCC. Upon completion, graduates are first in line to be considered at partnering organizations. College tuition and books are paid for through the P-TECH grant.
The Troy City School District is asking resident taxpayers to attend a public hearing at 6 p.m. on January 16 at School 18 regarding the Alternative Veterans’ Tax Exemption Program. During the hearing, administrators will review the results of the public survey offered September 24 – October 26, 2018. Additionally, residents will have the opportunity to provide public comment.