Spending / Pass (1,129 to 500)

$111,286,207, a 3.30% increase from the current $107,733,004.

Tax levy

2.68% increase, from $97,143,275 to $99,748,822. This is within the district’s 2.68% tax-cap limit, so a simple majority vote is required for approval. 

Teacher pay, jobs

The proposed budget includes salary estimates subject to negotiations with the teacher’s unit. It calls for adding 3 full-time elementary teachers to lower class sizes, adding 2.5 full-time secondary teachers to lower class sizes and expand class offerings, adding 2 full-time security guards for elementary buildings and adding a full-time secondary school administrator. The proposed budget adds several new courses and calls for reducing certain teaching assistant positions due to budget constraints.

Candidates

Terms are three years. Vote for 2, elected at-large. Maria Pescatore (912) and Marianna Bruno (864) defeated Eileen Bauer (843). 

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