PV Schools


Budget Vote & Board Election, Tuesday, May 21, 2024
6:00am to 9:00pm at Putnam Valley Elementary School

Interested in Running for School Board? There are two trustee seats being voted on at the May 21, 2024, election. Please see the attached link regarding running for a school board seat: 


To be a candidate on the May 21, 2024, ballot for the Board of Education, persons need to obtain a minimum of 29 signatures from qualified voters. Please contact the District Clerk, Maureen Bellino, for signature petition forms or more information. Signed petitions are due back by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2024.

Candidates for the Board of Education:

On May 21, 2024, the public will be asked to vote for two candidates for two open trustee seats on the Board of Education. Each seat has a three-year term that will begin July 1, 2024, through June 30, 2027. There are four candidates:

Alexandra (Sasha) Hayes                     

Zayd M. Eljamal                                         

Maranda E. Zocchi                                 

Barbara Parmly     

Voter Info:

Check Your Voter Registration Here: https://voterlookup.elections.ny.gov/

If you are not registered, you can utilize & mail the county form prior to the vote (must be registered at the county no later than May 16, 2024):



Stop by the District Office any weekday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. before May 16, 2024

Obtaining an absentee or early mail ballot is a two-step process.

 An application must be submitted before an absentee or early mail ballot can be provided to a voter.

Applications to obtain Absentee or Early Mail Ballots are available as follows

 after April 22, 2024:


  • In person from the District Clerk, Mrs. Maureen Bellino, in the District Office from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. between April 22, 2024, until Monday, May 20, 2024


  • By calling (845) 528-8143 ext. 1367 (mailed applications must be done in a timely manner as ballots cannot be mailed to voters after May 14, 2024).


  • By writing to:

District Clerk
Putnam Valley Central School District
171 Oscawana Lake Road
(Admin Building located behind the Elementary School)
Putnam Valley, New York 10579

Return completed applications to the District Clerk as soon as possible.
Please note that ballots cannot be mailed to voters after May 14, 2024.
Completed ballots must be returned to the District Clerk
by 5:00 p.m. on May 21, 2024.

Please be advised that no person can have two legal residences for voting purposes. It is not enough to own property or lease a place of business in the Putnam Valley Central School District. You must also qualify as a legal resident.