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TABLE 2: Largest Tax Increases Among School Districts Outside New York City With 2,500-9,999 Students, 1996-97
(Districts ranked by increase in taxes per student)

School district Change in Taxes Per Student, 1996-97 1997 Taxes Per Student 1996 Taxes Per Student Change in State Aid Per Student, 1996-97 1997 State Aid Per Student 1997 Current Operations Spending Per Student 1997 Enrollment
CENTRAL SQUARE 18.7% $2,729 $2,300 -1.6% $5,100 $6,024 4,963
RONDOUT VALLEY 17.5% 6,495 5,526 -0.3% 3,993 8,938 2,881
FULTON 15.3% 2,964 2,571 0.1% 5,452 7,027 4,177
TROY 14.5% 3,792 3,311 -1.3% 6,471 9,645 4,971
SARATOGA SPRINGS 13.4% 6,098 5,376 7.2% 3,528 8,400 6,820
UNION-ENDICOTT 13.3% 5,314 4,692 9.2% 2,880 7,435 4,770
GLENS FALLS 11.6% 3,476 3,115 3.3% 3,805 7,454 2,790
MINISINK VALLEY 11.0% 3,490 3,144 -2.0% 4,407 7,187 3,821
HORSEHEADS 10.5% 3,188 2,885 -0.2% 4,626 6,724 4,575
SOUTH GLENS FALLS 9.2% 3,716 3,404 -2.0% 4,174 7,377 2,964
MAHOPAC 9.2% 7,796 7,142 -1.6% 3,092 9,787 4,452
OSSINING 8.7% 10,959 10,078 -3.4% 1,797 12,421 3,301
ROME 8.7% 3,286 3,022 4.2% 5,945 8,962 6,377
COPIAGUE 8.4% 5,975 5,512 -1.9% 3,907 9,042 4,275
RIVERHEAD 8.4% 8,270 7,630 12.2% 2,526 10,103 4,338
HARRISON 8.2% 12,717 11,754 -1.6% 886 12,566 2,841
CARTHAGE 8.0% 1,987 1,839 2.7% 6,031 7,338 3,153
MALONE 8.0% 3,081 2,853 -3.1% 4,971 7,288 2,769
VICTOR 7.9% 5,420 5,022 0.6% 3,441 7,823 2,970
LONG BEACH 7.8% 9,979 9,253 4.4% 4,019 13,544 4,346
CHEEKTOWAGA-MARYVALE 7.7% 6,134 5,693 -0.5% 3,888 9,433 2,521
KATONAH-LEWISBORO 7.7% 11,645 10,809 -5.9% 1,125 12,018 3,384
SWEET HOME 7.6% 5,859 5,446 -3.0% 3,272 8,771 4,056
CORTLAND 7.4% 3,071 2,860 6.3% 5,194 7,704 2,922
PINE BUSH 7.2% 3,435 3,205 2.0% 4,685 7,237 5,701
All districts outside NYC 3.5% $5,707 $5,512 0.2% $3,870 $8,976 1,732,836

Inflation during period: 2.3%

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