BUDGET VOTE AND BOARD ELECTION INFORMATION

The Annual School District Vote will be held Tuesday, May 21, 2024, from 1:00 - 8:00 PM in the Gymnasium at the Middle/High School, 5935 Route 60, Sinclairville, NY, for the purpose of electing a member of the board of Education, voting on the District's budget for the 2024-2025 fiscal year, and any additional propositions which will be listed below.

BOARD MEMBER ELECTION

The election of one member for the Board of Education shall be held for one 5-year term of office, (7/1/24 - 6/30/29) to fill the vacancy created by the expiration of the term for Jeanne Oag.  The candidate receiving the highest number of votes will fill the full-term vacancy. This is a voluntary position. Candidates for this upcoming election will be listed below.

All candidates for the office of member of the Board shall be nominated by petition. Each petition shall be directed to the District Clerk, shall be signed by at least 25 qualified voters of the District or 2% of the number of voters who voted in the previous Annual Meeting and Vote, shall state the residence of each signer, and shall state the name and residence of the candidate. Each petition shall be filed in the office of the District Clerk, 5935 Route 60, Sinclairville, New York between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. prevailing time, not later than the thirtieth (30) day preceding the election of members of the Board, to-wit, by 5:00 p.m. (prevailing time) on Monday, April 22, 2024. Petitions may be obtained from the District Clerk in the Central Administration Office at the Middle/High School building during regular business hours Monday through Friday (except holidays) or by clicking here.

PUBLIC BUDGET HEARING

The public hearing for the voters of the District will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at 6:00 PM in the M/HS Multipurpose Room for the purpose of presenting and explaining the proposed 2024-2025 budget of the District.

A 2024-2025 budget newsletter will be released at a later time.

ABSENTEE BALLOTS & EARLY MAIL VOTING

Applications for absentee and early mail ballots may be obtained at the office of the District Clerk at the Middle/High School building at 5935 Route 60, Sinclairville, New York 14782 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. prevailing time, after April 23, 2024. Completed applications must be received by the District Clerk at least seven (7) days before the Annual Meeting and Vote if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or on the day before the Annual Meeting and Vote if the ballot is to be delivered personally to the voter. A list of all persons to whom absentee and early mail ballots have been issued will be available for inspection by qualified voters of the District in the office of the District Clerk between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., prevailing time, on each of the five (5) days prior to the day of the District Vote (except for Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays), and such list will be posted at the polling place at the election. No absentee or early mail ballot will be canvassed and counted unless it is received in the office of the District Clerk prior to 5:00 p.m. prevailing time on May 21, 2024.