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St. Ignatius School District #28 Election Information Spring, 2016
April 6-18th - County Election Office Mail Ballots.
Ballots may be returned in person or by mail. Please allow enough time for delivery prior to the May 3rd deadline.
- Board Considers Approval in Feb. with completed Proposal
- Approval by County in March
- Election in May
School District # 28
The School District is in great need of facility/technology improvements. The proposed improvements include safety concerns, facility remodel, modernization and additions. Building code, safety, and energy updates will also be made to existing interior space. Safety and health concerns within our system will be our biggest priority. Our priorities for improvements include:
New Gym/Multipurpose/Weight Room
New Boys/Girls Locker room
Elementary Envelope East End/ Roof
Old Gym Needs Ceiling Repairs / Air Exchange
New Bathrooms HS Lobby
Family Consumer Science Room, Classroom Desks/Tables, Window Blinds Elem, Ticket Booth, Automatic Flushers, Fix MS/HS Lockers, Tennis Court Replacement, Library Carpet and Electric, Football Scoreboard, Maintenance Equipment, Bleachers, MS Cabinets, Locker rooms, Music Room Expansion
The District proposes to issue bonds to finance these projects. The bond proceeds will pay for the cost of construction, and annual payments will be made to repay the debt. The proposed bond amount is:
Facility/Technology Amount Term
District Building/Grounds $5,200,000 20 Years
If approved, property tax levies will increase to repay the bonds over twenty years.
5.2 Million -Est. 109.16Mills
$100,000 Home $147.36 More a Year ($12.28 a month)
$200,000 Home $294.72 More a Year ($24.56 a month)
Home $442.08 More a Year ($36.84 a month)
Based on estimated true interest cost rate with conservative sample rate of 4.25%)
*The district will also apply for Impact Aid Construction Grant and Quality School Grant to help offset facility costs.
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Learning for All Students, Whatever it Takes
Focus on Learning
Clearly Define What Every Student Needs to Learn
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