About the Board of Education

  • Per Governor Cuomo, the Board of Education election and 2020-21 budget vote will be held Tuesday, June 9, 2020.

    A local board of education is an agency of New York State that is governed by New York State law and the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education.The Enlarged City School District of Middletown’s Board of Education establishes policy, has the fiscal responsibility to provide a budget and hires the Superintendent of Schools. Nine district residents make up our Board, and each member currently serves a three-year term.
    President: John Williams
    Vice President: Rose Tobiassen
    Board members: Paula Blumenau, Vince Crescenzo, Kevin Gomez, John Lacenere, John Perrino, Heurtelou Pierre, Kishia Zucks.

    Meetings are held twice a month, generally on the first and third Thursday, and begin at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are held at the Presidential Park Elementary School (Cafetorium 2nd Floor), 50 Roosevelt Avenue, Middletown, NY unless otherwise noted.


    Nominating petition form to be a Board of Education candidate

    When: June 9
    The voting process: We will have more about this in the coming days. Voting only takes about five minutes. You will vote yes or no for the proposed budget. You also will elect three candidates to the nine-member Board of Education. Each seat carries a three-year term, which begins in July. We will announce the candidates when the declaration process ends.
    Questions: For budget-related questions, please call the business office at (845) 326-1195. Direct voting questions to (845) 326-1196.


    See the proposed 2019-20 budget 

    Read the 2019-20 budget book

    Read the 2018-19 budget book

    Read the New York State Comptroller's report regarding the Middletown school district 

    Read the 2017 Middletown school district audit

    See the 2017-18 district policy manual