Binghamton City School District Planning Budget Cuts


Binghamton City School District leaders have unveiled their budget plans for the next school year and it calls for dozens of cuts at the district.
School leaders anticipate they’ll have a 6.5 percent cut in state funding, totaling about $3 million.
To offset the reductions, they want to eliminate 47 positions, 20 of them through attrition.
About 24 teaching jobs would be included in those cuts.
The district is also proposing another $850,000 in cuts to district programming, substitutes, BOCES programs and equipment.
The final budget is due April 18th.

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