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RSA Activities


The RSA holds various workshops dealing with issues that are vital to small and rural New York State schools.  RSA Research and Advocacy can also be found on this page.



December 2017 Winter Conference at Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES - December 1, 2017
Registration form here


June 2015

Municipalities and Workers Seek Changes to the Property Tax Cap - Listen to sound bite at top of page.


March 2015

Thirsty in an Ocean of Cash:Rural Schools Association Presentation on School Funding

(Full Video of Rally )

A Bizzare Law:
Brunch With the Stars:
On Our Leaders:
On the Backs of Local Taxpayers:
Red State Blue State:
Reduction of Funding:
Worst Distribution:


March 9, 2015 - David Little speaking on WGXC The Albany Report with Cecilia

 February 3 2015 - Testimony Before the Joint Legislative Budget Hearing Elementary and Secondary Education - 2015 EXECUTIVE BUDGET PROPOSAL THE IMPACT ON OUR RURAL SCHOOLS

"Western New York Education Community Rallies in West Seneca in an event Co-Sponsored by the Rural Schools Association.  Rural Schools Executive Director David Little served as Keynote Speaker and Master of Ceremonies.  Issues Included Fair Funding, GEA Elimination and School Reforms."





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