Niskayuna school budget passes

Voters in the Niskayuna Central School District passed the proposed school district budget for the coming year Tuesday. The $77.3 million budget was approved 2,595 to 1,320. Rosemarie Perez Jaquith was elected to the school board with 2,425 votes. David Apkarian was also elected to the board, with 2,621 votes. District voters also approved the $814,500 purchase of seven buses approved 2,507-1,298.

Voters cast their ballots for the Niskayuna School Budget at Niskayuna High School Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Photo by Peter R. Barber, Gazette photographer.

Voters cast their ballots for the Niskayuna School Budget at Niskayuna High School Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Photo by Peter R. Barber, Gazette photographer.