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Gov. Cuomo releases Executive Budget Proposal

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo presented a state budget proposal on Tuesday, Jan. 17. The Executive Budget Proposal is the formal beginning of budget negotiations between the governor and the New York State Legislature, with a final state budget due by April 1. (read more)

Assemblyman, school superintendents call for fair funding, end to GEA

Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara, Montgomery County school districts officials and statewide education advocates are calling for fair education funding and an end to Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA) this year. (read more, see photos and video)

Advocacy Committee meets with assemblyman's office

The Canajoharie Central School District Advocacy Committee meet with a representative of state Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara's office Jan. 15. (read more)

New York Public Schools: The Right Investment

Check out this video “New York Public Schools: The Right Investment." The video addresses the need for the state to provide adequate funding for schools.





Canajoharie district leaders and Board of Education advocating for change


Canajoharie Central School District — like school districts throughout New York — is advocating for change. The district's Advocacy Committee for the 2016-17 school year will focus on fixing the inequities in school funding. All are welcome to attend our meetings and otherwise assist in this regional effort to change the state's school funding formula. For more information contact Supertintendent Deborah Grimshaw at