Thank you for attending our final Board Presidents Roundtable of the 2016-17 school year! A group of over three dozen school board presidents, vice presidents, superintendents and business partners participated in an insightful and highly informative program that explored the ever-growing challenge of student mental health needs. >More


The State Budget is finally passed and unveiled. So, just what does it all mean for our school districts?  Click here and let us break it down for you.

Almost 30 board presidents and vice presidents from all corners of the CNYSBA membership region attended our first Leadership Clinic held on Saturday, October 1, 2016. Based on surveys from the participants, the session and the presentation skills of facilitator Dave Freund from MACNY were very well received, highly informative and of great practical use.  Thank you to King+King Architects & LaFayette Central Schools for their support and hosting of this event. The next School Board Leadership Clinic is planned for March 2017. For more upcoming CNYSBA events, check our website.

Tune in to Connect: NY episode on the impacts of a Constitutional Convention on education! If you missed this interesting discussion, make sure you follow the link and watch it at your convenience.

Does NYS provide sound, basic education?

The court case “New Yorkers for Students’ Educational Rights (NYSER) against New York State” will decide.

Check out these Upcoming CNYSBA events!  There’s a lot going on with education and the Central New York School Boards Association.  Please take the time to check out our upcoming calendar.



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The mission of the Central New York School Boards Association is:

• To serve the people responsible for governing our public schools, enabling them to perform effectively in their complex and challenging role.
• To speak with one voice to address issues of regional impact.
• To inform school board members about contemporary issues affecting public education and the operation of public schools.
• To provide forums where school board members can learn from one another.
• To mobilize school board members to effectively influence those outside the schools who also share responsibility for educating our children.