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TABLE 2: Largest Tax Increases Among School Districts Outside
NYC With 2,500-9,999 Students, 1995-96
(Districts ranked by increase in taxes per student)

School district Change in Taxes Per Student, 1995-96 Change in Total Tax Collections, 1995-96 1996 Taxes Per Student 1995 Taxes Per Student Change in State Aid Per Student, 1995-96 1996 State Aid Per Student 1996 Enrollment
SHERRILL 16.0% 13.0% $2,436 $2,101 5.1% $4,955 2,551
AMSTERDAM 15.4% 14.8% 3,695 3,203 4.0% 4,496 3,719
PEEKSKILL 13.3% 13.2% 6,115 5,399 2.5% 7,004 2,635
ROOSEVELT 12.2% 10.3% 3,917 3,489 7.7% 7,474 2,784
OLEAN 11.6% 8.6% 2,830 2,536 6.1% 5,271 2,685
LEWISTON-PORTER 11.5% 10.8% 5,549 4,975 0.3% 3,813 2,659
RONDOUT VALLEY 11.4% 13.4% 5,526 4,958 -0.4% 4,007 2,845
MALONE 11.1% 6.6% 2,853 2,569 8.8% 5,132 2,807
CAMDEN 11.0% 10.9% 2,172 1,957 -0.9% 5,006 2,961
SARATOGA SPRINGS 10.6% 9.6% 5,376 4,859 -2.2% 3,292 6,883
PINE BUSH 10.5% 11.7% 3,205 2,901 -2.6% 4,591 5,676
OWEGO-APALACHIN 10.3% 6.9% 3,587 3,252 6.0% 4,086 2,723
HOMER 10.3% 8.9% 2,307 2,091 -16.7% 4,434 2,630
SAUGERTIES 10.1% 10.2% 4,144 3,763 -1.6% 3,092 3,381
MASSENA 9.2% 7.5% 2,897 2,654 4.5% 4,391 3,033
SOUTH COUNtrY 8.8% 6.9% 5,523 5,075 1.5% 6,642 4,450
HORSEHEADS 8.8% 6.7% 2,885 2,652 2.5% 4,635 4,794
MEXICO 8.7% 7.5% 1,882 1,731 -0.4% 5,602 2,784
FULTON 8.6% 7.3% 2,571 2,368 2.5% 5,444 4,172
LINDENHURST 8.3% 13.4% 6,502 6,003 -3.6% 3,274 6,817
HUDSON FALLS 8.2% 6.7% 2,414 2,231 -0.1% 4,781 2,503
ROME 8.2% -4.8% 3,022 2,794 13.2% 5,704 6,543
AMITYVILLE 8.1% 6.5% 9,606 8,888 7.0% 2,925 2,831
MONTICELLO 8.0% 9.6% 4,926 4,560 -8.1% 3,307 3,607
CARTHAGE 7.9% 4.5% 1,839 1,704 -10.4% 5,872 3,218
All districts outside NYC 3.0% 4.2% $5,548 $5,388 -0.1% $3,864 1,723,680

Inflation during period: 3.2%

Table 1  Table 3  Table 4  Table 5  Table 6  Table 7  Complete Listing of School Districts

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