Support Your School Budget – Board of Finance Public Hearing March 13

The Board of Finance will hold a public hearing on the proposed 2018/19 school budget on March 13th at 7:30pm in the Town Hall Auditorium. Please join us that night to show your support of our schools!

The Board of Education adopted a budget of $98,122,266 for the 2018/19 school year, which represents an increase of 2.34% from the current year. This budget reflects a continued investment in areas of great interest to our parent community: small class sizes, 1:1 technology, and valued extracurriculars. The entire budget can be viewed here.

Capital projects in this budget include a new roof for Holmes, as well as a new skylight for the Holmes gymnasium.

As the Board of Finance considers this budget, it is important for them to know that parents support this funding increase. Please attend the hearing. If you are willing to speak on behalf of the overall budget or any particular funding need, please reach out to Sara Parent (, Hope Barton ( or your CDSP Representative, Jennifer Woodbury (