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TABLE 3: Largest Tax Reductions Among School Districts Outside NYC
With 2,500-9,999 Students, 1995-96
(Districts ranked by decrease 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
INDIAN RIVER -17.4% -14.4% $455 $551 0.7% $6,590 3,767
trOY -12.4% -13.3% 3,311 3,777 14.0% 6,559 4,935
LAKELAND -4.6% -1.5% 7,223 7,568 -2.5% 3,522 5,636
BROOKHAVEN-
COMSEWOGUE
-2.6% 0.3% 6,252 6,419 -3.5% 5,656 3,331
ISLIP -2.6% -0.1% 7,643 7,844 -0.1% 3,727 2,934
UNION-ENDICOTT -2.4% -3.9% 4,692 4,806 -1.4% 2,638 4,898
NORTH BABYLON -2.2% -0.3% 5,808 5,940 -2.9% 4,779 4,546
LONGWOOD -2.1% -0.5% 5,839 5,966 -1.5% 4,680 9,256
HARRISON -2.0% 2.6% 11,754 11,999 -8.0% 900 2,714
UTICA -1.9% -2.2% 3,085 3,147 -1.5% 4,904 8,151
WHITESBORO -1.8% 0.5% 4,329 4,408 -3.2% 3,611 3,972
MONROE-
WOODBURY
-1.6% 2.7% 5,760 5,857 -1.2% 3,206 5,806
AMHERST -1.5% 3.4% 7,510 7,623 -6.8% 1,734 3,038
OSWEGO -1.4% -1.3% 8,386 8,505 12.4% 863 5,298
WARWICK VALLEY -1.3% 0.9% 4,989 5,056 1.7% 3,194 3,764
PATCHOGUE-
MEDFORD
-1.3% -0.6% 5,162 5,229 0.9% 5,204 8,565
HILTON -1.2% 1.5% 3,950 3,998 3.3% 3,852 4,423
AVERILL PARK -1.1% 6.6% 2,465 2,493 47.5% 5,603 3,317
BRIGHTON -0.9% 2.1% 8,140 8,213 1.4% 1,652 3,175
HYDE PARK -0.8% 2.2% 4,870 4,911 -0.2% 3,009 4,489
BALLSTON SPA -0.8% 6.1% 4,596 4,633 -3.6% 3,642 3,930
SCHENECTADY -0.7% -0.8% 4,046 4,074 0.0% 4,542 8,074
BEDFORD -0.7% 3.4% 13,730 13,824 0.3% 1,518 3,248
WESTBURY -0.7% -2.7% 10,505 10,574 -2.1% 1,931 3,029
ONEIDA -0.6% 2.3% 1,980 1,992 8.2% 6,891 2,724
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 2  Table 4  Table 5  Table 6  Table 7 Complete Listing of School Districts

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