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TABLE 5: Largest Tax Decreases Among School Districts Outside New York City With 1,000-2,499 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
CHAUTAUQUA LAKE -35.7% $6,264 $9,747 121.0% $3,854 $9,526 1,055
HORNELL -8.8% 1,458 1,599 -4.4% 5,823 6,621 2,302
FONDA-FULTONVILLE -7.2% 2,023 2,181 5.4% 5,610 7,643 1,713
UNADILLA VALLEY -5.4% 2,193 2,319 19.7% 6,866 7,603 1,069
DUNKIRK -5.2% 4,228 4,461 0.4% 4,863 8,760 2,330
CAIRO-DURHAM -4.3% 3,695 3,863 6.7% 3,959 7,003 1,701
BELLMORE -4.2% 9,396 9,813 -22.1% 1,649 10,828 1,136
ARDSLEY -3.7% 10,230 10,621 1.5% 1,474 11,543 1,825
LYONS -3.5% 2,488 2,579 -8.4% 5,066 6,950 1,265
SEAFORD -3.5% 8,777 9,093 1.4% 2,368 10,616 2,450
WHEATLAND-CHILI -3.4% 5,270 5,453 4.3% 4,127 7,572 1,077
HERKIMER -2.6% 2,827 2,901 0.7% 4,272 5,832 1,458
CAMBRIDGE -2.3% 2,884 2,953 5.1% 4,534 7,178 1,200
PLEASANTVILLE -2.2% 8,670 8,862 14.7% 1,352 9,478 1,532
BATH -2.0% 1,579 1,611 -2.7% 5,034 6,225 2,179
NORTH ROSE-WOLCOTT -1.9% 3,072 3,133 1.0% 5,513 7,259 1,929
CHEEKTOWAGA-SLOAN -1.9% 5,574 5,683 14.8% 3,836 8,288 1,403
NEWFANE -1.7% 3,087 3,140 -2.9% 4,745 7,078 2,047
CLYDE-SAVANNAH -1.6% 2,448 2,487 10.6% 7,033 7,748 1,129
AUSABLE VALLEY -1.5% 2,958 3,003 -23.3% 5,303 7,886 1,601
SOUTH SENECA -1.4% 2,720 2,758 27.6% 5,920 7,149 1,159
MORRISVILLE-EATON -1.4% 2,154 2,184 7.6% 5,583 5,958 1,120
VALLEY STREAM THIRTY -1.4% 9,167 9,293 -1.3% 1,257 9,988 1,319
VALHALLA -1.3% 11,660 11,816 -8.4% 1,431 11,419 1,141
SPACKENKILL -1.1% 8,605 8,701 11.0% 1,587 9,036 1,695
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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