An early morning snowfall has delayed many Broome & Tioga County area school districts this morning. Candor, Newark Valley, Owego-Aplachin, Tioga Central, Binghamton, Union-Endicott, Vestal, Johnson City, Maine-Endwell, Whitney Point, and Sayre have all called in a 2-hour delay. Snow is expected to continue... Read More.
The Owego-Apalachin School Budget has passed by a margin of 168 votes. The final tally was: YES - 989 (54.6%) NO - 821 (45.5%) Owego voters provided the votes needed for approval, passing the budget by a 629-416 margin. Apalachin voters, however, defeated the budget with 405 NO votes,... Read More.
Dear Editor: Much has been said and written by residents about this year’s OA school budget and Board of Education. We would like to take this opportunity to clarify our positions and to correct some misinformation that has been circulating in the community. This is... Read More.
Voters in the Owego-Apalachin School District will head to the polls Tuesday to vote on a revised school budget. The district budget failed by 30 votes back in May. The revised proposal cuts an additional $67,000 from overall spending and decreases the original tax levy increase... Read More.
State Education’s new category puts OFA grads first in the region when it comes to “Aspirational Performance,” while graduation numbers show OA near the head of the class, too OWEGO – When New York state released its latest round of education statistics earlier this week,... Read More.
Residents in the Owego-Apalachin Central School District will vote Tuesday on a revised budget for the 2011-12 school year. The vote comes after residents defeated the district's initial proposed budget on May 17th. The revised plan cuts about $67,000 from the defeated budget. The... Read More.
From the Owego Apalachin Board of Education (David Barton, president; Gene Cvik, vice president; John Crosby; Lee Dunham; Linda Frisbie; John Gatto; and, Becky Goodrich): Much has been said and written by residents about this year’s Owego Apalachin school budget and Board of Education. We... Read More.
Tonight there will be a public hearing for the re-vote on the Owego Apalachin 2011-2012 budget. The hearing will be at 7 PM at Owego Elementary School.
After its original budget proposal was rejected last month, the Owego-Apalachin School District board decided last night to submit a revised budget to residents for a vote. The revised budget cuts $68,000 from the original proposal and includes a 1.5 percent increase in the... Read More.