Meet the School Board Members
The Board of Education consists of five members of the community; each elected to a three-year term of office. They are elected by city residents to carry out functions mandated by the State Constitution, Legislature and State Education Department; and are responsible for establishing school district philosophy, policy and goals.
Contacting Board Members
- By Mail:
Board of Education
18 S Perry St.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
- By Email:
Board of Education Email
- In Person:
At regular meetings of the Board, during Citizens’ Comments at the beginnings and endings of the meetings. All comments are limited to three (3) minutes per speaker and the initial comment period is limited to 30 minutes total.
- By Phone or Email:
Ms. Becky Torres, District Clerk
(845) 489-1254 / Email: District Clerk Email
- By Fax:
- By Mail:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM School Board Meeting (Poughkeepsie High School)
March 18, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM School Board Meeting (Morse Elementary School)
April 1, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM School Board Meeting (Early Learning Center)
April 6, 2020
April 7, 2020
School Vote Results
On Tuesday, May 21, 2019, the residents of the City of Poughkeepsie voted to approve the District's $105,146,021 proposed budget for the 2019-2020 school year.
Budget Vote: There were 578 "Yes" votes and 262 "No" votes.
Voters also chose to elect Dr. Andrew Rieser to fill one available seat to a three year term on the Board of Education. The term begins on July 1, 2019.
Congratulations to Dr. Andrew Rieser on his election to the Board of Education.
To view the Board of Education official election results for one (1) open seat, click on the title.