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TABLE 7: Largest Tax Reductions Among School Districts Outside NYC
With 250-999 Students, 1995-96
(Districts ranked by decrease in taxes per student)

School District Decrease in Taxes Per Student, 1995-96 Change in Total Tax Collections, 1995-96 1996 Taxes Per Student 1995 Taxes Per Student Increase in State Aid Per Student, 1995-96 1996 State Aid Per Student 1996 Enrollment
CINCINNATUS -15.1% -21.3% $2,102 $2,476 7.9% $7,843 738
JEFFERSON -10.6% 0.1% 3,328 3,721 -9.2% 5,063 338
EAST QUOGUE -10.5% -6.3% 17,567 19,636 0.5% 2,014 332
WYNANTSKILL -9.0% -7.9% 5,302 5,828 11.8% 3,718 428
GERMANTOWN -7.6% -2.0% 4,732 5,123 -28.3% 3,590 813
TOWN OF WEBB -6.4% 1.9% 8,720 9,314 -4.1% 739 442
SCHENEVUS -4.6% 3.4% 3,268 3,427 -15.7% 5,746 413
TUXEDO -4.3% 10.1% 7,381 7,715 55.0% 1,347 535
PINE VALLEY -4.2% -0.3% 2,232 2,331 8.7% 6,064 930
SCHROON LAKE -3.9% 3.4% 8,847 9,202 -21.4% 908 315
ANGELICA -3.6% 2.4% 1,851 1,920 -14.6% 5,683 378
RemSEN -3.4% 0.4% 3,157 3,269 -8.6% 5,155 703
COPENHAGEN -3.1% 3.4% 1,363 1,406 -4.1% 5,945 670
WHITEHALL -2.0% 0.0% 3,646 3,722 -0.9% 4,986 976
ROMULUS -1.7% 10.3% 2,262 2,301 -9.0% 5,500 627
CHATEAUGAY -1.5% 0.3% 2,492 2,531 1.9% 6,427 649
JOHNSBURG -1.4% 0.0% 6,405 6,497 4.5% 5,106 423
SALem -1.3% 3.7% 2,156 2,185 -5.5% 4,207 933
LAKE PLACID -1.1% 4.2% 5,720 5,786 -2.4% 1,522 912
EDWARDS-KNOX -1.0% 1.1% 1,036 1,047 1.3% 6,963 799
SOUTHOLD -1.0% 4.5% 10,790 10,897 -3.6% 754 872
SAINT JOHNSVILLE -0.8% 0.0% 2,758 2,780 -20.3% 5,570 624
MAYVILLE -0.7% 3.3% 4,022 4,048 6.6% 4,658 654
ARKPORT -0.6% 3.0% 2,520 2,535 -49.4% 4,686 570
CLIFTON-FINE -0.6% 3.1% 4,806 4,835 -4.9% 4,784 553
               
All districts outside NYC 3.0% 4.2% $5,548 $5,388 -0.1% $3,864 1,723,680

Inflation during period: 3.2%

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