The Enterprise — Melisa Hale-Spencer

X Course supporters — from left, Amelia Bell, Elijah Clemente, Sarah Castagne, and Thomas Fortune — solemnly listen to the Guilderland School Board discuss a $92.1 million budget proposal for next year that would, as a money-saving measure, change the courses they love. “It’s my home outside of my home,” Fortune said as he and the other three students passionately addressed the board about the classes that combine social studies and English.