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Proposed Capital Project 2026

Proposed Capital Project Presentation 12/12/2023


Proposed Project Cost - $15,661,284
A Pie chart the describes the Project Funding Source Estimates. The chart is divided into 3 slices with the Debt Retired taking up 13%, the Capital Reserve taking up 14% and the State Aid taking up 73% of the chart.

Financed Over 15 Years - (Using current tax dollars)
The District’s 2012 bond will be paid off as the new project begins, resulting in NO Additional Tax Increase

BOE Meeting with Capital Project Public Presentation

February 27, 2024, Rockwell Elementary at 5:00pm prior to the Regular Meeting at 6:00

Join Zoom Meeting: - use the meeting ID & Passcode below
Meeting ID:  944 1368 1396
Passcode: 067201

March 12, 2024, Jr./Sr. HS Cafeteria at 5:30 prior to the Regular Meeting at 6:30

Join Zoom Meeting: - use the meeting ID & Passcode below
Meeting ID:  949 0321 8519
Passcode: 650822

Capital Project Public Presentations 
Navarino Fire Department - March 7, 2024 at 7:00pm

Please Vote on March 20, 2024

Polling Locations
Rockwell ES, Gymnasium & Jr./Sr. High School Cafeteria
7:00am - 9:00pm

Facilities Committee Meetings:

  • April 20, 2023, Wheeler 6:30-8:00
  • May 4, 2023, Rockwell 6:00-8:00
  • June 5, 2023, Jr./Sr. HS Campus Tour 6:30-8:30
  • August 15, 2023, Groton Central School District Site Visit 8:30-1:00
  • November 6, 2023, Jr./Sr. HS Library 6:00-8:00
  • December 4, 2023, Jr./Sr. HS Library 6:00-8:00
  • January 8, 2024, Jr./Sr. HS Library 6:00-8:00

Facilities/Capital Project Committee Members: 

  1. Rob Price, Superintendent 
  2. Joe Sterbank, Business Administrator
  3. Mike Kobasa, Board of Education Vice President
  4. Kyle Kolwaite, Board of Education Member
  5. Nate Brown, Board of Education Member  
  6. Director of Facilities
  7. Tim Mumford, Jr./Sr. High School Principal
  8. Patricia Cormier, School Nurse Rockwell ES
  9. Mike DiPerna, C & S Construction Management
  10. Joseph Pabis, C & S Construction Management
  11. Nick Signorelli, Ashley McGraw Principal & K-12 Leader 
  12. Dan Donovan, Ashley McGraw Associate Principal 
  13. Joe Campbell, Community Member/Reagan Insurance Agency
  14. Aaron McConnell, Project Manager - M/E Engineering 
  15. Bernie Martin, Associate - Appel Osborne Landscape Architecture
  16. Rob Cormier, Community Member 
Voting Information – Q&A

Who is Eligible to Vote – You are eligible to vote on March 20, 2024 if you are a U.S. citizen, 18 years or older, and have been a District resident for at least 30 days prior to the vote. Questions? Call the District Clerk at 315-552-5001.

When and where is the Budget Vote? – The Annual School District Board of Education Election and Budget Vote will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2024, at the Jr/Sr High School Cafeteria and Rockwell Elementary Gymnasium. 

Can I Vote by Absentee Ballot? – Residents who will not be in the area on March 20, 2024 may apply for an absentee ballot at the District Office.
If the absentee ballot is to be mailed to the voter, the application (see file below) must be submitted at least seven days prior to the vote. If the absentee ballot is to be picked up by the voter in person, applications will be accepted until March 19, 2024. Absentee ballots must be received by the District Clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 19, 2024.

Military Ballot Applications

Members of the United States Armed Forces may request an application for a military ballot to vote in the upcoming Onondaga Central School District budget and board of education election on March 20, 2024.

Military application ballots are available through March 20, 2024. (see file below)

Voter Objections/Challenges

Any qualified voter may challenge the qualifications of an individual casting an absentee ballot.

The qualifications of any individual submitting an absentee ballot may be challenged

The basis for challenges includes:
  • Voter is not 18 years old as of March 20, 2024;
  • Voter is not a United States citizen;
  • Voter has not been a District resident for 30 days prior to March 20, 2024;
  • Voter is not disqualified from voting (felony conviction, for example); and
  • In Districts using a system of personal registration only: the voter is not registered with either the County Board of Elections or the District.
A list of all persons to whom absentee ballots were issued must be available to both the public and the Election Inspectors.

Before opening any envelopes, the Election Inspectors must review any written objections received by the District Clerk. (These are received prior to the election, based on inspection of the list to whom ballots were issued.)

Election Inspectors should also review any objections made on March 20, 2024.

Challenges must be able to be received on March 20, 2024 – These can be made by contacting the District Clerk, at 315-552-5001. The challenge must include the following:
Your Name
Your Address
The Name of The Voter Who’s Eligibility You Are Challenging
The Reason for the Challenge

The challenge period will commence at 9:00 p.m. on March 20, 2024.

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to email us at or call the District office at 315-552-5000. 

Previous Capital Project Information

2020 Capital Project Information

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Rob Price, Superintendent of Schools
4466 South Onondaga Road | Nedrow, NY 13120
Phone 315.552.5000