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Farmingdale Union Free School District

Farmingdale Union Free School District
50 Van Cott Ave, Farmingdale, NY 11735-3743
Phone: 516-752-6510
Superintendent: John Lorentz
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Schools

Albany Ave Elementary School 101 N Albany Ave, Massapequa

Bethesda Sda Elementary School 76 Parkway Ave, Amityville

Farmingdale Senior High School 150 Lincoln St, Farmingdale

Howitt Middle School 70 Van Cott Ave, Farmingdale

Northside Elementary School 55 Powell Pl, Farmingdale

Saltzman East Memorial Es 25 Mill Ln, Farmingdale

Woodward Parkway Elementary School 95 Woodward Pkwy, Farmingdale

Farmingdale data

Academics 
Grade 4 English - students meeting standards33.9%
Grade 4 Math - students meeting standards35.3%
Grade 8 English - students meeting standards32.9%
Grade 8 Math - students meeting standards14.7%
Average class sizes
Grades 1-621
Math - Grade 821
English - Grade 820
Math - Grade 1020
English - Grade 1021
Demographics
White73%
Black6%
Asian5%
Hispanic16%
Students receiving free or reduced price lunches20%
Limited English proficient students3%

Taxes and spending

  2011-12 2012-13 Change
Budgeted spending $146,957,711 $150,567,160 2.46%
School tax levy $112,296,282 $114,539,602 2.00%
School enrollment 6,013 6,001 -0.20%
Reserve Fund balance $32,685,075 $29,837,000 -8.71%
Appropriated Fund balance $7,000,000 $7,500,000 7.14%
Undesignated Fund balance $5,666,199 $5,863,000 3.47%
Undesignated Fund as percent of total budget 3.86% 3.89%  
  2010-11 2011-12 Change
Budgeted spending $148,954,370 $146,957,711 -1.34%
School tax levy $109,539,297 $112,296,282 2.52%
School enrollment 6,088 6,013 -1.23%
Reserve Fund balance $34,125,025 $32,261,000 -5.46%
Appropriated Fund balance $8,796,935 $5,196,749 -40.93%
Undesignated Fund balance $5,958,174 $5,878,308 -1.34%
Undesignated Fund as percent of total budget 4.00% 4.00%  
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Budgeted staff salaries

Title 2013-2014 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $253,075 $79,522 $21,100 $353,697
Assistant Superintendent For Business $183,223 $66,274 $8,150 $257,647
Assistant Superintendent For Administration $183,223 $59,550 $14,150 $256,923
Assistant Superintendent For Curriculum $183,223 $49,359 $8,150 $240,732
Principal Secondary $167,727 $0 $0 $167,727
Principal Secondary $165,042 $0 $0 $165,042
Principal Elementary $162,357 $0 $0 $162,357
Principal Elementary $162,357 $0 $0 $162,357
Principal Elementary $162,357 $0 $0 $162,357
Principal Elementary $162,357 $0 $0 $162,357
Assistant Principal - Secondary $155,645 $0 $0 $155,645
Assistant Principal - Secondary $155,645 $0 $0 $155,645
Assistant Principal - Secondary $155,645 $0 $0 $155,645
Assistant Principal - Secondary $155,645 $0 $0 $155,645
Assistant Principal - Elementary $152,959 $0 $0 $152,959
Assistant Principal - Elementary $152,959 $0 $0 $152,959
Assistant Principal - Elementary $152,959 $0 $0 $152,959
Assistant Principal - Elementary $152,959 $0 $0 $152,959
Director - Special Education $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - ELA/Reading $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Math $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Physical Education $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Art/Music $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Instructional Technology/Library $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Social Studies/ESL $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Guidance/Social Work $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Integrated Academic And Tech. Studies $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Elementary Instruction $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Director - Science/Health $150,275 $0 $0 $150,275
Chairperson - Psychologist $148,933 $0 $0 $148,933
Chairperson - Special Education $148,933 $0 $0 $148,933
Manager - Information Services $133,636 $0 $0 $133,636
Director - Operations $130,488 $0 $0 $130,488
Title 2012-2013 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $240,880 $75,105 $21,100 $337,085
Assistant Superintendent - Business $174,394 $60,317 $8,150 $242,861
Assistant Superintendent - Administration $174,394 $53,633 $14,150 $242,177
Assistant Superintendent - Curriculum $174,394 $44,630 $8,150 $227,174
Principal - Secondary $159,645 $0 $0 $159,645
Principal - Secondary $157,090 $0 $0 $157,090
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $149,123 $0 $0 $149,123
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Director - Guidance/Social Work $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Library/Fcs $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - English/Lote $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Science/Health $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Special Education $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Ela/Reading $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Math $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Physical Education $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Art/Music $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Instructional Tech/Business $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Social Studies/Esl $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Chairperson - Psychology $141,756 $0 $0 $141,756
Chairperson - Special Education $141,756 $0 $0 $141,756
Manager - Information Services/Av $127,196 $0 $0 $127,196
Director - Operations $124,200 $0 $0 $124,200
Title 2011-2012 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $240,880 $71,041 $19,100 $331,021
Assistant Superintendent - Administration $174,394 $50,738 $14,150 $239,282
Assistant Superintendent - Business $172,214 $56,286 $8,150 $236,650
Assistant Superintendent - Curriculum $171,488 $41,601 $8,150 $221,239
Principal - Secondary $159,645 $0 $0 $159,645
Principal - Secondary $157,090 $0 $0 $157,090
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Principal - Elementary $143,711 $0 $0 $143,711
Director - Special Education $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - ELA/Reading $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Physical Education $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Art/ Music $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Instructional Technology $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Social Studies/Esl $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Library/Fcs $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - English/Lote $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Science/Health $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Chairperson - Special Education $141,756 $0 $0 $141,756
Chairperson - Psychologist $141,756 $0 $0 $141,756
Director - Guidance/Social Work $140,650 $0 $0 $140,650
Director - Math/Technology $138,266 $0 $0 $138,266
Director - Operations $123,912 $0 $0 $123,912
Manager - Information Services/Av $122,995 $0 $0 $122,995
Title 2010-2011 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $240,880 $45,899 $21,100 $307,879
Assistant Superintendent - Administration $174,394 $33,725 $14,150 $222,269
Assistant Superintendent - Business $168,581 $39,875 $8,150 $216,606
Assistant Superintendent - Curriculum $165,675 $26,282 $8,150 $200,107
Principal - Secondary $158,909 $0 $0 $158,909
Principal - Secondary $157,090 $0 $0 $157,090
Administrative Director $155,340 $0 $0 $155,340
Administrative Director $155,203 $0 $0 $155,203
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Principal - Elementary $154,534 $0 $0 $154,534
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Secondary $148,145 $0 $0 $148,145
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Elementary $145,588 $0 $0 $145,588
Assistant Principal - Secondary $145,374 $0 $0 $145,374
Assistant Principal - Elementary $143,255 $0 $0 $143,255
Assistant Principal - Elementary $143,255 $0 $0 $143,255
Director - Physical Education $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Art, Music & Lote $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Science $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Library/Av $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Math $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Special Education $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Language Arts $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Director - Social Studies $143,034 $0 $0 $143,034
Admin Psychologist $141,757 $0 $0 $141,757
Chairperson - Special Education $141,757 $0 $0 $141,757
Chairperson - ELA $138,447 $0 $0 $138,447
Director - Guidance $133,590 $0 $0 $133,590
Manager - Information Services $127,196 $0 $0 $127,196
Director - Operations $124,200 $0 $0 $124,200
Title 2009-2010 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $232,734 $38,971 $24,500 $296,205
Assistant Superintendent - Administration $168,497 $31,903 $13,000 $213,400
Assistant Superintendent - Business $160,072 $30,970 $13,000 $204,042
Assistant Superintendent - Curriculum $160,072 $30,970 $13,000 $204,042
Principal - Secondary $153,497 $0 $0 $153,497
Principal - Secondary $151,778 $0 $0 $151,778
Admin Director $149,955 $0 $0 $149,955
Admin Director $149,955 $0 $0 $149,955
Principal - Elementary $149,309 $0 $0 $149,309
Principal - Elementary $149,309 $0 $0 $149,309
Principal - Elementary $149,309 $0 $0 $149,309
Principal - Elementary $149,309 $0 $0 $149,309
Assistant Principal - Secondary $143,136 $0 $0 $143,136
Assistant Principal - Secondary $143,136 $0 $0 $143,136
Assistant Principal - Secondary $143,136 $0 $0 $143,136
Assistant Principal - Elementary $140,665 $0 $0 $140,665
Assistant Principal - Elementary $140,665 $0 $0 $140,665
Assistant Principal - Secondary $140,230 $0 $0 $140,230
Assistant Principal - Elementary $138,267 $0 $0 $138,267
Assistant Principal - Elementary $138,236 $0 $0 $138,236
Director - Math $138,197 $0 $0 $138,197
Director - Special Education $138,197 $0 $0 $138,197
Director - Library/Av $138,197 $0 $0 $138,197
Director - Science $138,197 $0 $0 $138,197
Director - Physical Education $138,197 $0 $0 $138,197
Director - Art, Music & Lote $138,197 $0 $0 $138,197
Director - Language Arts $138,197 $0 $0 $138,197
Chair - Special Education $136,964 $0 $0 $136,964
Admin Psychologist $136,964 $0 $0 $136,964
Director - Social Studies $134,980 $0 $0 $134,980
Ela Chairperson $133,474 $0 $0 $133,474
Director - Guidance $133,474 $0 $0 $133,474
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Elections

School yearBudgetIncreaseResultElected to board Term
2014-2015$153,384,1181.87%Michael Goldberg (1,575, winner), Russ Catanzaro (1,408), winner) Tina Diamond (1,378). Proposition 2: Passed, 1,888-657. Proposition 3: Passed, 1,851-702.3 yrs
2013-2014$153,384,1181.87%Pass: 1,796 to 874Russ Catanzaro and Michael Goldberg3 years
2012-2013$150,567,1602.46%Pass: 1787 to 896Shari Bardash-Eivers, Kathy Lively and Rick Morrison3 years
2011-2012$146,957,711-1.34%Pass: 1,988 to 1,181John E. Capobianco and Stephen G. Wilson3 years
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