Budget & Taxes

2018-19 Budget

Residents voted by a margin of 264-37 to approve a $29.3 million spending plan for the 2018-19 school year on Tuesday, May 15. The adopted budget keeps all current programming intact, and reflects a 3.96 percent spending increase over the current budget without increasing the tax levy.

2018-19 Budget Snapshot

Total Budget: $29,327,099
Spending Increase: 3.96%
Tax Levy Change from 2016-17: $0
Maximum Allowable Tax Levy Increase: 4.49%
Use of Fund Balance: $0

By the numbers

2018-19 Budget / Year-To-Year Percent Change
  • General Support $3,342,549 / 1.67%
  • Instruction $13,458,701 / 3.21%
  • Pupil Transportation $2,351,776 / 5.46%
  • Employee Benefits $7,221,842 / 3.62%
  • Debt Service $2,947,231 / 10.01%
  • Interfund Transfers $5,000 / 0.00%
  • TOTAL $29,327,099 / 3.96%
2018-19 Budget / Year-To-Year Percent Change
  • Property Taxes $10,337,649 / 0.00%
  • State Aid $18,224,450 / 8.08%
  • Fund Balance $0
  • Reserves $0
  • Other $765,000 / 5.81%
  • TOTAL $29,327,099 / 3.96%

2017-18 Budget Snapshot

Total Budget: $28,210,880
Spending Increase: 5.57%
Tax Levy Change from 2016-17: 1.9%
Maximum Allowable Tax Levy Increase: 2.41%
Use of Fund Balance: $93,549

2016-17 Budget Snapshot

Total Budget: $26,722,928
Spending Increase: 2.74%
Tax Levy Change from 2015-16: 0
Use of Fund Balance: $174,007

Tax Information

Check the status of your tax bill online

If you’d like to check to see if you’re school tax bill is paid, the Fonda-Fultonville Central School District Tax Bills are now online. Please note that paid information is on a time-delay and is provided for your convenience only.

This link will take you to the Montgomery County Tax Bill Search and View page. When on this page, click on the drop down arrow for school selection list and click on “Fonda/Fultonville School District-Original and Updated Information Available.” Enter your search information in any of the categories listed and click on the “Submit” button. The listing of school tax bills will appear according to your search criteria. Click on the tax bill number of the school tax bill you would like to view. To print the viewed tax bill, right click and select print.

More information

Voter Eligibility

All voters must be U.S. citizens, age 18 or older and residents of the district for at least 30 days prior to the vote. Advanced registration is NOT required. You may be asked to show proof of residency (such as a valid ID that lists your address) when voting.

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