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Voter Information: Budget Vote and Board Election: 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., May 21, 2024

Location: Scarsdale Middle School, 134 Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale, NY

Budget Documents: Visit 2024-25 Budget Documents to view the budget documents and presentations. 

 

Voter Qualifications: To be eligible to vote in any Scarsdale Union Free School District (SUFSD) election, budget vote, or referendum, residents of the District must be:

  • At least 18 years of age

  • A citizen of the United States

  • A resident of the SUFSD for at least 30 days before the vote date

  • Registered to vote

Voter Registration: Residents must be registered for either general elections (with the Westchester County Board of Elections) or school elections. Any person who resides in the SUFSD and is registered with the Westchester County Board of Elections to vote in our District does not need to register separately with the District OR you must be registered with SUFSD, and have voted in a school election within the past four years.

To check to see if you are registered for general elections, click here

To check to see if you are registered with SUFSD, click here.

If you are not registered to vote, you may:

  1. Register with the Westchester County Board of Elections using the New York State Voter Registration Form.  

  2. File an online application with the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles.

  3. Register with SUFSD using the Registration Form (Spanish) with the District Clerk by appointment. *Registration forms need to be signed at the time of registration. Voter registration forms for the May 21st Budget Vote and Board Elections will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16.  

Absentee Ballots: Applications for absentee ballots will be available on April 22 (30 days preceding the vote).

  • If the application is mailed - it must be received by the District Clerk by Tuesday, May 14 (7 days before the vote).

  • Applications may be personally delivered to the District Clerk by Monday, May 20, 2024.

  • Completed ballots must be received in the office of the District Clerk by 5:00 p.m. on May 21.

 

(NEW) Early Mail Ballots: Applications for an early mail ballot will be available on April 22 (30 days preceding the vote). 

 

  • If the application is mailed - it must be received by the District Clerk by Tuesday, May 14 (7 days before the vote).

  • Applications may be personally delivered to the District Clerk by Monday, May 20, 2024.

  • Completed ballots must be received in the office of the District Clerk by 5:00 p.m. on May 21.

 

Military Voters: A qualified military voter can personally register to vote using the Military Personal Registration Form (Spanish).

  • The deadline for military personal registration is April 22, 2024.

  • A military voter can request an absentee ballot using the Military Absentee Ballot Application Form (Spanish). On this form, military voters can indicate their preference to receive their absentee ballot by mail, fax, or e-mail. If no preference is noted, or the proper information is not provided by email or fax, the absentee ballot will be transmitted by mail. Applications must be received no later than April 22, 2024.

 

To Register to Vote or Ask Questions: Please call or email Honore Adams, District Clerk at (914) 721-2410 or hadams@scarsdaleschools.org.

Timeline:

*Meetings referenced below are at 6:30 pm in Room 170-172, Scarsdale High School

*February 5, 2024: Budget Study Session #1

*March 4, 2024: Budget Study Session #2

*March 11, 2024: Budget Study Session #3

*March 25, 2024:  Budget Forum

*April 8, 2024: Board Adopts Budget

 April 22, 2024: Candidate Nominations and/or Propositions are due by 5:00 p.m.

April 22, 2024: Applications for Absentee and Early Mail Ballots are available to be submitted

 April 26, 2024: Military Ballots Must be Distributed No Later than 25 Days Before the Vote.  

*May 13, 2024: Statutory Budget Hearing

 May 16, 2024: Last Day to Register to Vote

May 21, 2024: Annual Budget Vote and School Board Election, Middle School Gym

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