Budget

Contact: Michael Brennan, District Business Manager

E-mail: mbrennan@ichabodcrane.org, Phone: 518-758-7575, Ext. 3009

2022-2023 School Year Budget

On May 17, 2022, residents of the Ichabod Crane Central School District approved a $46,693,075 budget for the 2022-2023 school year by a vote of 1155 (yes) to 597 (no). Residents also accepted a proposition to purchase four (4) additional school buses at a cost of $443,926333 by a vote of 1182 (yes) to 560 (no). Additionally voters re-approved a resolution to allow a student member on the Board by a vote of 1416 (yes) to 330 (no).

Residents also elected Matthew Nelson (incumbent), Elizabeth Phillips (incumbent), and Meghan Lafferty-Brown to three-year terms.

2022-2023 Budget Newsletter
2022-23 General Fund Budget Document
Presentations & Calendars

Voting for the Ichabod Crane School Budget

If contacting the district with voter registration or absentee ballot questions, please reach out to Mindy Potts (District Clerk) at 518-758-7575, Ext. 3001 or via email mpotts@ichabodcrane.org

Voting Location
In-person voting takes place in the Ichabod Crane High School Gym annually on the third Tuesday in May from 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM. The next budget vote and election will be on May 16, 2023.

Voter Eligibility
You are eligible to vote if you are a U.S. citizen, 18 years old or older and a resident of the school district for at least 30 days prior to the vote.

Voter Registration
You must be registered before you are permitted to vote. You are already registered if you have:

-Voted in a school election within the last four (4) years
-Voted in a general election from the address in the District within the last four (4) years.

Individuals may register to vote with the District Clerk from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on school days at the office of the District Clerk in the Central Office of the School District. An individual must be registered at least five days preceding an election in order to vote in that election.

Absentee Ballots & Military Absentee Ballots
In the interest of public safety due to the COVID-19 pandemic, absentee ballots are available to any registered voter in the district. This is in addition to residents who will be out of town or unable to vote in person because of illness or disability. Applications for absentee ballots are obtainable from the District Clerk at the Central Office (2910 U.S. 9 – Valatie, NY) between the hours of 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Download the Absentee Ballot Application here. 

The District Clerk must receive completed absentee ballot applications at least 7 days before the election (May 10) if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or the day before the election (May 16) if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the voter. The District Clerk must receive completed absentee ballots no later than 5:00 PM, prevailing time, on May 17.

To request a Military Absentee Ballot, please directly contact the District Clerk at MPotts@IchabodCrane.org or 518-758-7575, Ext. 3001