Upcoming School Budget Vote and Board of Education Election

School Budget Vote and School Board Election
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
In-person voting from 7 am to 9 pm
Scarsdale Congregational Church
1 Heathcote Road, in Dyckman Hall

All COVID-19 protocols set forth by the CDC for polling locations will be followed.

The proposed 2021-22 school budget will be subject to a vote and the names of all four individuals who have successfully filed timely completed candidate petitions will be on the ballot for election to the two open School Board positions.

School Budget Information

The 2021 LWVS School Budget Consensus Statement was presented at the Community Budget Forum on Monday, March 22, 2021. Follow these links to view the proposed 2021-22 School Budget and to view the LWVS School Budget Information Session.

School Board Candidate Information

The four candidates whose names will appear on the ballot for the two open seats in the upcoming School Board Election, Jim Dugan, Irin Israel, Jessica Resnick-Ault, and Alison Tepper Singer, all participated in the LWVS Candidate Forum for Board of Education on Sunday, May 2, 2021. The two School Board seats will go to the two highest vote recipients in the May 18, 2021, election.

Absentee Ballot Information

Absentee ballot applications are available for download. Completed absentee ballot applications may be submitted in person, by mail, or via email to the District Clerk, Honore Adams, Scarsdale School District, 2 Brewster Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583, (914) 721-2410, hadams@scarsdaleschools.orgAll voters can still apply to vote by absentee ballot using the temporary illness clause if there is a risk of contracting a disease (such as COVID-19).

Tuesday, May 11, 2021:  Last day for the District Clerk to receive a completed absentee ballot application if the voter requests that the absentee ballot be sent to the voter via mail.

Monday, May 17, 2021:  Last day for the voter to appear in person before the District Clerk (by 5 pm by appointment only) to submit a completed absentee ballot application and be provided the actual absentee ballot.

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 (School Election Day): Last day for the District Clerk to receive completed absentee ballots by mail or in person by 5 pm by appointment only.

Follow this link to the District Clerk’s Voter Information page.

For additional questions regarding the School Budget Vote and School Board Election, please contact the LWVS Voter Service Chairs.