Smart Schools Bond Act (SSBA) Update - June 21, 2016
The Office of Educational Management Services recently posted the list for the second batch of approved Smart Schools Bond Act (SSBA) Smart Schools Investment Plans (SSIP). READ MORE >>
Senate Bullet Aid - June 20, 2016
The Senate has approved grants in aid for the 2016-17 year, commonly referred to as "Bullet Aid." READ MORE >>
Updated Guidebooks - June 17, 2016
Available for download are two updated guidebooks that will assist you in the upcoming school year:
School Business Official Monthly Calendar and Reporting Documents
State Aid for Students with Disabilities
You can access these guidebooks along with any of our other guidebooks here.
Recent Updates - June 16, 2016
Click here to read recent updates regarding Community Schools Aid, CPI for 2016-17 Transportation Contract Extensions and 2016-17 Minimum Per Pupil Allocation Amounts of IDEA.
SAP Staff - Out of Office 6/13-6/15 - June 10, 2016
The State Aid and Financial Planning specialists will be out of the office Monday, June 13th - Wednesday, June 15th for NYSASBO's 2016 Education Summit & Expo. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
2016-17 Federal IDEA Grant Application - Now Available - June 9, 2016
The 2016-17 applications for Federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) commonly referred to as the 611 and 619 grants are now available. READ MORE >>
2016-17 Coffee Talk Calendar - June 9, 2016
"STAC Talk" Recorded Session - June 7, 2016
June Reminders - June 2, 2016
Posted is a list of June reminders to guide you through your daily business office activities. For a list of other monthly reminders, please see our reference manual. READ MORE >>
"Coffee Talk" Recorded Session - June 1, 2016
List of District & BOCES Capital Construction Projects with Final Cost Reports - May 27, 2016
SED had posted the a list of District & BOCES Capital Construction Projects with Final Cost Reports which are due by 6/30/16. To access this list, please visit: https://stateaid.nysed.gov/.
McKinney-Vento Summer School Information - May 26, 2016
Below is a link to the NYS Field Memo (NCLB McKinney-Vento) regarding access to summer school programs for students in temporary housing. http://www.nysteachs.org/media/INF_SED_SummerSchoolInformation2016.pdf
Thank You! - May 26, 2016
We would like to thank everyone who participated in our online survey regarding our monthly Coffee Talk Webinars. We appreciate you taking the time to provide your input to the State Aid & Financial Planning Service. We received great feedback and have added additional topics to our schedule for next year. At this time, we anticipate the release of our 2016-17 Coffee Talk Calendar to be in early June. Be sure to look for that email so you can save the monthly dates for the year. You can view our previous Coffee Talk recorded sessions here.
2015-16 Charter School Basic Tuition (CBST) Output Report - May 25, 2016
SED has posted the official 2015-16 Charter School Basic Tuition output report in SAMS and is also available on the public state aid website at https://stateaid.nysed.gov/. This report calculates the 2016-17 charter school basic tuition and the 2016-17 supplemental basic tuition for each district. For more information on Charter School Basic Tuition and supplemental basic tuition, please see the 2015-16 State Aid Handbook.
Good Luck with Budget Vote - May 17, 2016
Over the past few months, we have spoken with many of you as you navigate through budget development, the tax cap, and the myriad of reporting requirements. All of us here wish you the best of luck today with your annual budget vote. The State Aid Planning staff is ready and willing to assist you with any questions you may have in the coming days and weeks.
Smart Schools Bond Act (SSBA) Update - May 13, 2016
The Office of Educational Management Services recently posted the list of Approved Smart Schools Bond Act (SSBA) Smart Schools Investment Plans (SSIP) READ MORE >>
"STAC Talk" Recorded Session - May 9, 2016
2016-17 Property Tax Report Card Data Now Available - May 6, 2016
SED has posted the 2016-17 Property Tax Report Card Data. This information is now available to the public and can be found here: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/mgtserv/propertytax/#Data.
Revised Private Placement Certification (DCERT) Guidance Document - May 4, 2016
Effective immediately, DCERT records are only required for 10-month school age private placements. Private Excess Cost Aid will not be paid for a 10-month school age private placement until a DCERT record is submitted through the STAC online system. READ MORE >>
"Coffee Talk" Recorded Session - May 4, 2016
"STAC Talk" Recorded Session - May 2, 2016