Voting location: Lansing Elementary School Cafeteria
Voting times: 7am – 9pm

The information provided below was gathered by the League of Women Voters of Tompkins County, as of May 7, 2024. To share corrections or updates, please contact

Many thanks for the assistance provided by our School District Clerks!


District Clerk: Debbie Todd 607-533-3020 ext 4000
School District’s website:
School Board’s website:
Number of members on the School Board: 7
School Board election information:
Number of positions open: 2
Term lengths: 3 years

Candidates’ names, and public contact information (email if available)
Aziza Benson
Ami Stallone
Aaron Thompson
Carl Schimmelfing

Candidates’ biographical and/or platform information:
(scroll down on the right for candidate summaries)

1. Budget:
That the Board of Education of Lansing Central School District be, and hereby is, authorized to expend the sums set forth of $38,592,972 and to levy the necessary tax therefore.

2. Student Transport Vehicles: That the Board of Education of the Lansing Central School District is hereby authorized to purchase and finance student transport vehicles, including necessary furnishings, fixtures and equipment and all other costs incidental thereto, and expend a total sum not to exceed $375,000, which is estimated to be the total maximum cost thereof, and said amount, or so much thereof as may be necessary, shall be raised by the levy of a tax upon the taxable property of said School District and collected in annual installments as provided by Section 416 of the Education Law; and, I anticipation of such tax, obligations of said School District, in the principal amount not to exceed $375,000, shall be issued?

Date when the School Board election/budget mailing was sent: First week in May 2024

Public forums:
Budget Hearing and Meet the Candidates
DATE: May 13, 2024
TIME: 6-7pm & 7-8pm
LOCATION: Lansing High School LGI Room
Board meetings may also be viewed on our LCSD YouTube Channel.

Budget information:

Budget Newsletter

Voter registration deadline: May 12, 2024 3pm
Voting location: Lansing Elementary School Cafeteria
Voting times: 7am – 9pm