2017-18 School Budget Vote and
Board of Education Election Information
Budget Overview Presentation 3-16-17
2017-18 School Budget Vote
and Board of Education Election
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
All Voting Takes Place at
Pearl River High School - Pirate Cove
275 East Central Avenue
Budget Information Sessions
Thursday, March 16, 2017* • 7:00 p.m. • District Administration Bldg. - Pre-Budget Presentation
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 • 7:00 p.m. • District Administration Bldg. - Capital Improvement Project Review
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 • 7:00 p.m. • District Administration Bldg. - Final Budget Presentation
Last Day for Citizens' and Candidates' Petitions
Monday, April 17, 2017 • 5:00 p.m. • District Administration Building
2017-18 BOCES Administrative Budget Vote
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 • 7:00 p.m. • District Administration Building
Public Budget Hearing
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 • 7:00 p.m. • District Administration Building
BOE Candidates Night (Tentative)
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 • 7:00 p.m • District Administration Building
* rescheduled from Tuesday, March 14, 2017
2017-18 Board of Education Election Information
The PRSD Administration Building is located at 135 West Crooked Hill Road.
Qualified Board of Education candidates interested in running for the board must submit a nominating petition signed by 25 or more Pearl River School District qualified voters. District residents seeking to place a citizen-initiated petition on the May 16th ballot must submit a petition signed by 55 or more Pearl River School District qualified voters. All petitions must be returned to the district clerk’s office by 5:00 PM on Monday, April 17th. Blank petitions are available in the district clerk's office at
135 West Crooked Hill Road, Pearl River, and open between the hours of 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
Who May Vote - Voter Registration:
In order to vote in the upcoming school budget vote and board elections, voters must be registered with the Rockland County Board of Elections or PRSD. To find out if you are registered, contact the district clerk, Mary Flanagan , at 620-3924. Eligible residents can register with Mrs. Flanagan in the district administration offices during regular office hours. In-person registration is required along with photo identification and proof of residence. The district administration building is located
at 135 West Crooked Hill Road, Pearl River. The last day to register for the school vote is Friday, May 5, 2017.
To be eligible to register, you must be:
• 18 years of age or older on the day of the vote
• A citizen of the United States
• A resident of the Pearl River School District for at least 30 days prior to the day of the vote
Registered voters unable to make it to the polls during polling hours can obtain an absentee ballot, starting Wednesday,
May 3rd, from the district clerk, Mary Flanagan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 845-620-3924. Ballots must be returned
to Mrs. Flanagan no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 16th .
All Voters Vote at PRHS
PRSD has consolidated to ONE polling place for all voters: Pearl River High School - Pirate Cove
This does not impact polling places for general elections.