Red Hook Central Schools

Welcome to our teaching and learning community.

The 2017-18 school budget vote is Tuesday, May 16, at Mill Road Elementary School between the hours of 12 and 9 p.m.

Voter registration is on Wednesday, May 10, from 12 to 9 pm at the Mill Road School, 3-5 Wing/Lobby.

You may also register to vote with the Board of Elections:

Dutchess County Board of Elections - (845) 486-2473 
Columbia County Board of Elections - (518) 828-3115 


Absentee ballots are available through the District Clerk, Elena Maskell. Those who wish to vote and cannot attend during the voting hours are encouraged to utilize the absentee ballots. Applications for absentee ballots can be obtained by filling out an Absentee Ballot Application. Applications are available HERE, or by personally coming in to the District Office. PLEASE RETURN THE APPLICATION TO THE DISTRICT CLERK AT THE ADDRESS BELOW. APPLICATIONS CAN ALSO BE EMAILED TO: THE OFFICIAL ABSENTEE BALLOT WILL BE FORWARDED TO YOU ONCE THE APPLICATION IS RECEIVED.

Absentee Ballot applications must be received by the District Clerk at least seven (7) days prior to the election and vote, if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter. Absentee Ballot applications can be accepted up to the day before the election and vote if the ballot is to be personally picked up by the voter at the District Office. 

All absentee ballots must be received by the District Clerk, no later than 5:00 p.m. on the date of the election (May 16, 2017). Even if a ballot is postmarked before the date of the election, if it is not physically received by the District Clerk before 5:00 p.m. on May 16, 2017, the vote will not count. For more information, contact Elena Maskell at 845-758-2241 ext. 55010. Please use the following mailing address:

Red Hook Central School District

ATTN: District Clerk

9 Mill Road

Red Hook, NY  12571