Resources and Information on Roslyn and Long Island Public Schools
Explaining the 2% Tax Cap
In June 2011, New York State enacted a law that places new restrictions on how school districts (and municipalities) may increase their tax levies. Although often referred to as a “2 percent tax cap,” the law is more complex than it seems. This short video will attempt to simplify the process of figuring out a school district's tax levy limit and how the "2% Tax Cap" can impact your school budget and your taxes.
The Common Core State Standards. What is it and what does it mean to our children?
You may have heard the buzz lately about the new Common Core State Standards and the revised annual testing for students in Grades 3-8. To learn more about the new math and English language arts standards and Roslyn's response to current ELA and math testing, click below to view a presentation to the Board of Education by Assistant Superintendent Allison Brown.
The 2013-2014 Roslyn School Budget
The Roslyn Public Schools website provides detailed information on the current annual school budget. Click below to see 11 different ways of viewing the budget for 2013-14.