• Niagara Falls City School District

     GENERAL Information


    The 2021 annual school election/budget vote of the Niagara Falls City School District will be held on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, to adopt the annual budget and for the election of Board members. Two seats will be on the ballot for terms commencing July 1, 2021 and concluding June 30, 2026.

    Petitions will be available from the District Clerk beginning March 1, 2021  8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Completed petitions must be submitted by 5 p.m. April 28, 2021.
    Please see:
                  Judith Glaser, District Clerk
                  630 66th Street
                  Niagara Falls, NY 14304

    Voter Eligibility:

    To qualify as a voter, a person must be:

    • a citizen of the United States
    • at least 18 years old
    • a resident of City of Niagara Falls City School District for at least 30 days prior to May 18, 2021.
      (Education Law § 2012)

    Niagara Falls Board of Education

    2020-21 Key Budget Dates


    Board Review of Budget - January - June

    Superintendent’s Budget Recommendation to Board - April 15

    Board to Adopt Budget and Contingent Budget - April 22nd

    Present Tax Report Card - April 22nd                                                                                         

    Submit Tax Report Card to SED - April 23rd                                                                           

    Personal Registration Day, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at NFHS, April 26  from 10 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Community members who are not registered with the county may come to the Board of Education and register to vote for the school board elections only.

    Budget Available - April 28th                                                                             

    Public Hearing - May 6th                                                            

    Mail Budget Notice - May 7th                                                                                

    Budget Vote - May 18th                                                                                             

    Finalize Revenue Estimates, Set Tax Levy and Tax Rates - June 24th