Reduction of the proposed bus purchase from two to one (which will be on a separate proposition);
and increase an English position to full time, and add a full-time educational technology specialist teaching position.
According to school officials, the district has encouraged public participation in the budget-planning process and have appreciated the efforts, comments and input from those who have attended public meetings or communicated their sentiments in writing The Cooperstown Board of Education was to host a “You Have Our Ear’’ meeting before its regular meeting on Wednesday night. The 2010-11 proposed budget was scheduled to be adopted during the board meeting.
A public hearing will take place on May 5 and members of the community will have the chance to vote on Tuesday, May 18 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Sterling Auditorium.