• This presentation was prepared by Vernon-Verona-Sherrill Superintendent Norm Reed to illustrate the inequities in Governor Cuomo’s proposed budget.  It compares his school district with a school district on Long Island represented by NYS Senator John Flanagan, Chair of the Senate’s Education Committee. 


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  •  "Compare District by District Cuts as % of Budget and Levy" [PDF]

This chart downloadable PDF shows the enacted state aid cuts as a percentage of each school district’s total budget.  The inequities are obvious, as the cuts fall most heavily on lower-wealth, heavily aid dependent districts in every region.