Commack School District will hold its second work session regarding the 2013-14 school budget on Thursday at 8 p.m. in the High School art gallery, following a regular board of education meeting at 7 p.m.
Agenda topics include athletics, facilities, transportation, technology, spending plans and recommended changes.
The Board of Education held its first workshop last Thursday, in which an estimated $179,482,949 million budget was put forth with a 3.43 percent tax levy increase. If approved, it would result in a tax rate increase of between $325 and $335 for the average homeowner.
The school budget meetings schedule is as follows:
Budget Work Session Discussion: preliminary proposed budget, detailed special education, elementary, middle and high school spending plans and recommended changes
Budget Work Session Discussion: undistributed costs and revenue stream
Budget Work Session Discussion: informal public budget hearing on the overall budget, community input
Regular public meeting and budget adoption, condensed overview of entire budget, community input
Regular public meeting and budget hearing
Budget vote and Trustee election