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Sachem Central School District

Sachem Central School District
245 Union Ave, Holbrook, NY 11741-1890
Phone: 631-471-1309
Superintendent: James J. Nolan
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Schools

Cayuga Elementary School 865 Hawkins Ave, Lake Grove

Chippewa Elementary School 31 Morris Ave, Holtsville

Gatelot Avenue Elementary School 65 Gatelot Ave, Lk Ronkonkoma

Grundy Avenue Elementary School 950 Grundy Ave, Holbrook

Hiawatha Elementary School 97 Patchogue Holbrook Rd, Lk Ronkonkoma

Long Island Baptist Academy 125 Long Island Ave., Holtsville

Lynwood Avenue Elementary School 50 Lynwood Ave, Farmingville

Maimonides Day School 821 Hawkins Ave, Lake Grove

Merrimac Elementary School 1090 Broadway Ave, Holbrook

Nokomis Elementary School 151 Holbrook Rd, Holbrook

Sachem High School East 177 Granny Rd, Farmingville

Sachem High School North 212 Smith Rd, Lk Ronkonkoma

Sagamore Middle School 57 Division St, Holtsville

Samoset Middle School 51 School St, Lk Ronkonkoma

Seneca Middle School 850 Main St, Holbrook

Sequoya Middle School 750 Waverly Ave, Holtsville

St Joseph School 25 Church St, Ronkonkoma

Tamarac Elementary School 50 Spence Ave, Holtsville

Tecumseh Elementary School 179 Granny Rd, Farmingville

Waverly Avenue Elementary School 1111 Waverly Ave, Holtsville

Wenonah Elementary School 251 Hudson Ave, Lake Grove

Sachem data

Academics 
Grade 4 English - students meeting standards28.3%
Grade 4 Math - students meeting standards37.1%
Grade 8 English - students meeting standards49.9%
Grade 8 Math - students meeting standards44.8%
Average class sizes
Grades 1-622
Math - Grade 823
English - Grade 823
Math - Grade 1024
English - Grade 1026
Demographics
White84%
Black2%
Asian5%
Hispanic8%
Students receiving free or reduced price lunches14%
Limited English proficient students1%

Taxes and spending

  2011-12 2012-13 Change
Budgeted spending $287,834,125 $291,358,344 1.22%
School tax levy $151,669,897 $158,028,135 4.19%
School enrollment 14,464 14,345 -1.00%
Reserve Fund balance $8,108,865 $5,908,865 -27.13%
Appropriated Fund balance $26,410,000 $17,600,000 -33.36%
Undesignated Fund balance $2,241,363 $241,363 -89.23%
Undesignated Fund as percent of total budget 0.78% 0.08%  
  2010-11 2011-12 Change
Budgeted spending $280,711,665 $287,834,125 2.54%
School tax levy $146,820,084 $151,445,397 3.15%
School enrollment 14,821 14,572 -1.68%
Reserve Fund balance $13,441,275 $8,030,443 -40.26%
Appropriated Fund balance $17,013,313 $26,410,000 55.23%
Undesignated Fund balance $11,232,884 $10,358,321 -7.79%
Undesignated Fund as percent of total budget 4.00% 3.60%  
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Budgeted staff salaries

Title 2013-2014 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $232,000 $67,254 $8,600 $307,854
Associate Superintendent For Business $225,800 $57,632 $0 $283,432
Assistant Superintendent For Instruction - Elem. $167,656 $54,379 $0 $222,035
Assistant Superintendent For Personnel $156,147 $52,342 $0 $208,489
Assistant Superintendent For Instruction - Sec. $153,865 $52,342 $0 $206,207
Secondary Principal $171,004 $0 $0 $171,004
Director Of P.E, Health And Athletics $160,652 $0 $0 $160,652
Director Of Information Systems $158,096 $0 $0 $158,096
Secondaty Principal $157,458 $0 $0 $157,458
Elementary Principal $156,158 $0 $0 $156,158
Elementary Principal $156,158 $0 $0 $156,158
Elementary Principal $156,158 $0 $0 $156,158
Secondary Principal $155,458 $0 $0 $155,458
Administrative Ass't For Technology $154,058 $0 $0 $154,058
Elementary Principal $152,889 $0 $0 $152,889
Secondary Principal $152,589 $0 $0 $152,589
Coordinator For Student Services $152,289 $0 $0 $152,289
Elementary Principal $150,889 $0 $0 $150,889
Elementary Principal $150,889 $0 $0 $150,889
Secondary Principal $150,401 $0 $0 $150,401
Administrative Ass't For Music $147,811 $0 $0 $147,811
Elementary Principal $144,733 $0 $0 $144,733
Elementary Principal $144,733 $0 $0 $144,733
Elementary Principal $144,733 $0 $0 $144,733
Secondary Principal $144,733 $0 $0 $144,733
Coordinator For Student Services $143,654 $0 $0 $143,654
Secondary Ass't Principal $143,327 $0 $0 $143,327
Secondary Ass't Principal $143,327 $0 $0 $143,327
Admin. Ass't P.E, Health And Athletics $142,927 $0 $0 $142,927
Secondary Ass't Principal $141,227 $0 $0 $141,227
Administrator For Federal Programs/Grants $141,227 $0 $0 $141,227
Secondary Ass't Principal $141,227 $0 $0 $141,227
Secondary Ass't Principal $141,227 $0 $0 $141,227
Elementary Principal $140,575 $0 $0 $140,575
School Personnel Administrator $138,673 $0 $0 $138,673
Administrative Ass't For Instruct. Support $138,575 $0 $0 $138,575
Elementary Principal $138,575 $0 $0 $138,575
Secondary Ass't Principal $137,368 $0 $0 $137,368
Secondary Ass't Principal $137,368 $0 $0 $137,368
Plant Facilities Administrator $136,642 $0 $0 $136,642
Elementary Principal $135,497 $0 $0 $135,497
School Business Administrator $135,275 $0 $0 $135,275
Secondary Ass't Principal $133,512 $0 $0 $133,512
Secondary Ass't Principal $129,654 $0 $0 $129,654
Secondary Ass't Principal $129,654 $0 $0 $129,654
Title 2012-2013 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $220,000 $55,024 $8,600 $283,624
Associate Superintendent For Business $225,809 $46,625 $0 $272,434
Assistant Superintendent For Curriculum - Elem $161,285 $45,263 $0 $206,548
Assistant Superintendent For Personnel $150,141 $43,782 $0 $193,923
Assistant Superintendent For Curriculum - Sec $148,001 $43,782 $0 $191,783
Secodary Principal $167,988 $0 $0 $167,988
Secondary Principal $165,988 $0 $0 $165,988
Director Of Information Systems $158,096 $0 $0 $158,096
Director Of Pe, Health And Athletics $155,940 $0 $0 $155,940
Secondary Principal $152,839 $0 $0 $152,839
Elementary Principal $151,539 $0 $0 $151,539
Elementary Principal $151,539 $0 $0 $151,539
Elementary Principal $151,139 $0 $0 $151,139
Secondary Principal $151,139 $0 $0 $151,139
Secondary Principal $150,839 $0 $0 $150,839
Admin. Ast For Instructional Technology $149,539 $0 $0 $149,539
Elementary Principal $148,463 $0 $0 $148,463
Coordinator For Student Services $147,763 $0 $0 $147,763
Elementary Principal $146,463 $0 $0 $146,463
Elementary Principal $146,463 $0 $0 $146,463
Admin Asst For Music And Performing Arts $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Elementary Principal $140,487 $0 $0 $140,487
Secondary Principal $140,487 $0 $0 $140,487
Elementary Principal $140,487 $0 $0 $140,487
Elementary Principal $140,487 $0 $0 $140,487
Coordinator For Student Services $139,499 $0 $0 $139,499
Secondary Asst. Principal $139,084 $0 $0 $139,084
Secondary Asst. Principal $139,084 $0 $0 $139,084
Admin. Asst Of P.E, Health And Athletics $138,684 $0 $0 $138,684
Secondary Asst. Principal $138,684 $0 $0 $138,684
Secondary Asst. Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Secondary Asst. Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Secondary Asst. Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Admin. For Federal Programs $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Elementary Principal $136,510 $0 $0 $136,510
School Business Administrator $135,275 $0 $0 $135,275
Elementary Principal $134,510 $0 $0 $134,510
Admin. Asst. For Instruction $134,510 $0 $0 $134,510
Personnel Administrator $133,339 $0 $0 $133,339
Plant Facilities Administrator $132,284 $0 $0 $132,284
Elementary Principal $131,522 $0 $0 $131,522
Secondary Asst. Principal $129,596 $0 $0 $129,596
Secondary Asst. Principal $129,596 $0 $0 $129,596
Secondary Asst. Principal $125,851 $0 $0 $125,851
Secondary Asst. Principal $125,851 $0 $0 $125,851
Secondary Asst. Principal $125,851 $0 $0 $125,851
Secondary Asst. Principal $125,851 $0 $0 $125,851
Title 2011-2012 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $220,000 $52,765 $8,600 $281,365
Associate Superintendent For Business $211,150 $43,069 $0 $254,219
Assistant Superintendent For Instruction Elem. $161,285 $43,483 $0 $204,768
Assistant Superintendent For Instruction Sec. $147,701 $41,623 $0 $189,324
Assistant Superintendent For Personnel $146,479 $41,623 $0 $188,102
Secondary Principal $165,988 $0 $0 $165,988
Secondary Principal $162,574 $0 $0 $162,574
Director of P.E, Health And Athletics $152,624 $0 $0 $152,624
Elementary Principal $151,539 $0 $0 $151,539
Elementary Principal $151,539 $0 $0 $151,539
Secondary Principal $149,763 $0 $0 $149,763
Elementary Principal $148,063 $0 $0 $148,063
Secondary Principal $148,063 $0 $0 $148,063
Secondary Principal $147,763 $0 $0 $147,763
Director of Information Systems $147,291 $0 $0 $147,291
Administrative Asst For Technology $146,463 $0 $0 $146,463
Elementary Principal $145,475 $0 $0 $145,475
Coordinator For Student Services $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Elementary Principal $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Elementary Principal $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Administrative Asst For Music And Arts $140,487 $0 $0 $140,487
Secondary Assistant Principal $139,084 $0 $0 $139,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $139,084 $0 $0 $139,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $138,684 $0 $0 $138,684
Admin. Asst of P.E, Health And Athletics $138,684 $0 $0 $138,684
Elementary Principal $137,499 $0 $0 $137,499
Elementary Principal $137,499 $0 $0 $137,499
Elementary Principal $137,499 $0 $0 $137,499
Secondary Principal $137,499 $0 $0 $137,499
Secondary Assistant Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Administrator For Federal Programs And Grants $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Coordinator For Student Services $136,510 $0 $0 $136,510
School Personnel Administrator $133,339 $0 $0 $133,339
Secondary Assistant Principal $133,339 $0 $0 $133,339
Plant Facilities Administrator $132,248 $0 $0 $132,248
Admin Asst For Instructional Support $131,522 $0 $0 $131,522
Elementary Principal $131,522 $0 $0 $131,522
Elementary Principal $131,522 $0 $0 $131,522
Elementary Principal $128,530 $0 $0 $128,530
School Business Administrator $126,436 $0 $0 $126,436
Secondary Assistant Principal $125,851 $0 $0 $125,851
Secondary Assistant Principal $122,109 $0 $0 $122,109
Secondary Assistant Principal $122,109 $0 $0 $122,109
Secondary Assistant Principal $122,109 $0 $0 $122,109
Secondary Assistant Principal $122,109 $0 $0 $122,109
Title 2010-2011 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $220,000 $44,574 $8,600 $273,174
Associate Superintendent $211,150 $38,157 $0 $249,307
Assistant Superintendent For Instr. Sec. $164,200 $37,609 $0 $201,809
Assistant Superintendent For Instr. Elem. $155,400 $36,787 $0 $192,187
Assistant Superintendent For Personnel $146,479 $37,609 $0 $184,088
Assistant Superintendent For Admin. $143,025 $30,445 $0 $173,470
Secondary Principal $162,574 $0 $0 $162,574
Secondary Principal $159,257 $0 $0 $159,257
Coordinator For Student Services $151,539 $0 $0 $151,539
Elementary Principal $151,539 $0 $0 $151,539
Elementary Principal $151,539 $0 $0 $151,539
Director of Information Systems $147,291 $0 $0 $147,291
Elementary Principal $145,075 $0 $0 $145,075
Elementary Principal $145,075 $0 $0 $145,075
Admin. For P.E Health And Athletics $144,775 $0 $0 $144,775
Secondary Principal $144,775 $0 $0 $144,775
Secondary Principal $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Administrative Asst For Guidance $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Secondary Principal $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Administrative Asst For Technology $143,475 $0 $0 $143,475
Elementary Principal $142,487 $0 $0 $142,487
Elementary Principal $140,487 $0 $0 $140,487
Admin. For P.E Health And Athletics $140,487 $0 $0 $140,487
Secondary Assistant Principal $139,084 $0 $0 $139,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $138,684 $0 $0 $138,684
Secondary Assistant Principal $138,384 $0 $0 $138,384
Administrative Asst For Music & Arts $137,499 $0 $0 $137,499
Secondary Assistant Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Asst. Coord. For Student Services $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Secondary Assistant Principal $137,084 $0 $0 $137,084
Elementary Principal $136,510 $0 $0 $136,510
Secondary Principal $134,510 $0 $0 $134,510
Elementary Principal $134,510 $0 $0 $134,510
Elementary Principal $134,510 $0 $0 $134,510
Elementary Principal $134,510 $0 $0 $134,510
Secondary Assistant Principal $133,339 $0 $0 $133,339
Administrative Asst Federal Programs $133,339 $0 $0 $133,339
Plant Facilities Administrator $130,346 $0 $0 $130,346
Secondary Assistant Principal $129,596 $0 $0 $129,596
Elementary Principal $128,530 $0 $0 $128,530
Elementary Principal $128,530 $0 $0 $128,530
Administrative Asst. For Inst. Support $128,530 $0 $0 $128,530
Asst. Coord. For Student Services $127,851 $0 $0 $127,851
School Business Administrator $126,436 $0 $0 $126,436
Secondary Assistant Principal $122,109 $0 $0 $122,109
Secondary Assistant Principal $118,363 $0 $0 $118,363
Secondary Assistant Principal $118,363 $0 $0 $118,363
Title 2009-2010 Salary Benefits Other Total compensation
Superintendent of Schools $234,000 $41,055 $8,600 $283,655
Assistant Supt. of Business $187,000 $30,534 $0 $217,534
Assistant Supt. of Instruction $148,879 $32,823 $0 $181,702
Asst. Superintendent For Personnel $146,479 $32,823 $0 $179,302
Asst. Supt. Fot Instructional Support $143,025 $32,559 $0 $175,584
Asst. Supt. For Instr., Staff Devel., Assessment $146,479 $24,539 $0 $171,018
Secondary Principal $161,939 $0 $0 $161,939
Secondary Principal $152,137 $0 $0 $152,137
Elementary Principal $147,891 $0 $0 $147,891
Coordinator of Student Services $147,891 $0 $0 $147,891
Elementary Principal $147,891 $0 $0 $147,891
Elementary Principal $138,660 $0 $0 $138,660
Elementary Principal $138,660 $0 $0 $138,660
Secondary Principal $138,360 $0 $0 $138,360
Admin. P.E. Health & Athletics $138,360 $0 $0 $138,360
Director Fo Information Systems $137,605 $0 $0 $137,605
Secondary Principal $137,060 $0 $0 $137,060
Admin. Assistant For Guidance $137,060 $0 $0 $137,060
Admin. Asst. For Sp. Proj & Technology $137,060 $0 $0 $137,060
Secondary Principal $137,060 $0 $0 $137,060
Elementary Principal $136,145 $0 $0 $136,145
Secondary Asst. Principal $135,740 $0 $0 $135,740
Elementary Principal $134,145 $0 $0 $134,145
Admin. P.E. Health & Athletics $134,145 $0 $0 $134,145
Secondary Asst. Principal $131,687 $0 $0 $131,687
Secondary Asst. Principal $131,387 $0 $0 $131,387
Admin Asst. Music & Performing Arts $131,229 $0 $0 $131,229
Elementary Principal $130,314 $0 $0 $130,314
Secondary Asst. Principal $130,087 $0 $0 $130,087
Secondary Asst. Principal $130,087 $0 $0 $130,087
Asst. Coord. For Student Services $130,087 $0 $0 $130,087
Secondary Asst. Principal $130,087 $0 $0 $130,087
Secondary Asst. Principal $130,087 $0 $0 $130,087
Secondary Asst. Principal $130,087 $0 $0 $130,087
Elementary Principal $128,314 $0 $0 $128,314
Secondary Principal $128,314 $0 $0 $128,314
Elementary Principal $128,314 $0 $0 $128,314
Elementary Principal $128,314 $0 $0 $128,314
Elementary Principal $128,314 $0 $0 $128,314
Elementary Principal $128,314 $0 $0 $128,314
Secondary Asst. Principal $126,436 $0 $0 $126,436
Asst Coord. For Student Services $126,436 $0 $0 $126,436
Admin. For Federal Programs/Grants $126,436 $0 $0 $126,436
Secondary Asst. Principal $126,436 $0 $0 $126,436
Plant Facilities Administrator $125,337 $0 $0 $125,337
Secondary Asst. Principal $122,782 $0 $0 $122,782
Asst. Coord. For Student Services $121,131 $0 $0 $121,131
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Elections

School yearBudgetIncreaseResultElected to board Term
2014-2015$293,041,9540.00%Tony Falco (6,370), Michael J. Timo (5,017) Sal Tripi (5,007). All ran unopposed. The $286.9 million budget passed 8,644-3,497 on June 18 a revote. A proposed $293,041,954 budget, which would have increased the tax levy by 7.49 percent, failed 6,826-5,762 on May 21 because it did not receive a supermajority.3 yrs
2013-2014$286,936,993-1.52%Pass: 8,644-3,497Tony Falco, Michael J. Timo and Sal Tripi3 years
2012-2013$291,358,3441.22%Pass: 5031 to 3323Douglas Duncan, Jr., Michael Insernia and Robert Scavo3 years
2011-2012$287,834,1252.03%Pass: 4,960 to 3,034Christine Lampitelli, Dorothy Roberts, Michael J. Isernia and Teri AhearnLampitelli, Roberts and Ahearn: 3 years; Isernia: 1 year
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