How Much Money Sussex County School Districts Will Lose Under 2021 Budget


Governor Phil Murphy's proposed budget for 2021 will have a negative impact on almost every Sussex County school district. According to NJ.com, all but two local schools will lose state aid under the budget. Newton will get $677,772 more and Sussex County Technical School's aid will remain the same as last year. Here's how each school district will be affected:

Andover (-10.76% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $2,109,938
  • Aid in 2021: $1,882,987

Bryam (-11.47% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $3,440,894
  • Aid in 2021: $3,046,244

Frankford (-12.32% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $1,735,486
  • Aid in 2021: $1,521,654

Franklin (-1.45% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $3,276,002
  • Aid in 2021: $3,228,416

Fredon (-9.77% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $485,559
  • Aid in 2021: $438,138

Green (-2.14% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $2,655,854
  • Aid in 2021: $2,599,037

Hamburg (-5.31% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $1,471,190
  • Aid in 2021: $1,393,147

Hampton (-13.18% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $1,112,747
  • Aid in 2021: $966,039

Hardyston (-9.35% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $1,973,894
  • Aid in 2021: $1,789,350

High Point (-13.32% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $5,658,765
  • Aid in 2021: $4,905,087

Hopatcong (-17.71% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $9,636,888
  • Aid in 2021: $7,930,527

Kittatinny (-13.81% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $5,370,219
  • Aid in 2021: $4,628,664

Lafayette (-0.78% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $787,554
  • Aid in 2021: $781,415

Lenape Valley (-2.32% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $4,827,174
  • Aid in 2021: $4,715,057

Montague (-7.95% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $2,491,509
  • Aid in 2021: $2,293,460

Newton (9.58% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $7,075,580
  • Aid in 2021: $7,753,352

Ogdensburg (-8.00% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $2,121,831
  • Aid in 2021: $1,952,141

Sandyston-Walpack (-14.22% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $525,290
  • Aid in 2021: $450,578

Sparta (-2.87% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $5,795,317
  • Aid in 2021: $5,629,268

Stanhope (-9.22% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $1,393,431
  • Aid in 2021: $1,264,959

Sussex-Wantage (-9.27% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $7,021,638
  • Aid in 2021: $6,370,433

Sussex Tech (0% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $4,197,167
  • Aid in 2021: $4,197,167

Vernon (-8.65% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $22,641,091
  • Aid in 2021: $20,681,955

Wallkill Valley (-9.00% change)

  • Aid in 2020: $4,350,189
  • Aid in 2021: $3,958,641

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