9, 2012 Deadline
for Voter Registration
12, 2012 Tour
of Addition and Informational Meeting 6:00 p.m.
18, 2012 Absentee
8, 2012 Monforton
School Voting Day
12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The Monforton School District’s annual election will
have small levy requests on the ballot this year. This year’s requests are for a one-year-only building reserve levy and a general operating fund
The general fund levy is to finance additional
teaching staff in the elementary and middle schools due to enrollment
growth. The $61,500 levy will
result in a tax increase of approximately $19 per year on a home with a resale value of $250,000.
building reserve levy is for site and facility planning due to our increasing
enrollment and community growth.
Decent accessibility and student safety are school board priorities as
we plan for the next phase of growth.
The district will continue its work with Comma-Q Architecture Inc. The cost of the $60,000 levy will
result in a tax increase of approximately $18.58 for one-year-only on a home with a resale value of $250,000.
Also on the ballot are two open trustee
position. Incumbents Trustee Kelly
Ripley and Trustee Erin Cooper have filed to run. The deadline for filing is March 29th.
Monforton School District continues to increase students at the rate of
approximately 6% per year. If you
are not a registered voter in the Monforton School District, please call or
e-mail and we will get a voter registration (or transfer of address) card to
you. The deadline for voter registration is Monday, April 9th.
The Board of Trustees will
hold an informational meeting in April, time to be announced. For further information, please call or
e-mail Kris Ortmeier (firstname.lastname@example.org, Lynne Scalia (email@example.com) or the front office at the
property tax/year for the general fund. For example: a 250K home has a Net Taxable value of 3,160 x .00603 = $19.05 per year/$1.58 per month/$.05 per day