Residents of City of Poughkeepsie Vote to Approve the 2021-2022 School Budget
On Tuesday, May 18, 2021, the residents of the City of Poughkeepsie voted to approve the District's $108,190,818 proposed budget for the 2020-2021 school year and the 2021 Capital Reserve Fund.
Budget Vote: There were 324 "Yes" votes and 130 "No" votes
2021 Capital Reserve Fund: There were 329 "Yes" votes and 121 "No" votes.
Voters also chose to re-elect Dr. Felicia Watson and elect Ms. Carmen "Fatimah" Martinez Santiago to fill two available seats to a three-year term on the Board of Education. The term begins on July 1, 2021.
Congratulations to Dr. Felicia Watson and Ms. Carmen "Fatimah" Martinez Santiago on their election to the Board of Education.
To view the Board of Education's official election results for the two (2) open seats, click on the title.