School Districts losing a portion of state aid

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(WETM – TV) – School Districts are losing a portion of state aid.

There is budget angst for Horseheads, Odessa-Montour, and Hammondsport.

Here are some school districts that will be losing a portion of state aid in the Governor’s proposed budget. 

Other districts are receiving increases in funding

Chemung County

In Chemung County, Horseheads Central School District would lose over $400,000 in state aid.  This is a 1.19% less than last year.  State aid increased in the Elmira City School District totaling $2.219 million in state aid.  This is 2.4% increase.  Elmira Heights would receive over $434,000 in aid.  This is a 3.55% increase over last year.

Schuyler County

In Schuyler County Odessa-Montour would loose lose over $158,000 in aid.  This is 1.34% less that last year.  The Watkins Glen School District would receive an increase of over $226,000.  This is an increase of 1.48%

Steuben County

In Steuben County, the only district to lose money would be the Hammondsport School District.  The district would lose over $190,000 in aid.  That is a 3.94% reduction in aid.  Every other district in the county will receive increases of anywhere from around 1% to almost 4% in financial. 

To see how your district would make out with the proposed funding link, click here.

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