Our Schools. Our Future. Vote YES on February 14, 2017.

 

Prop 1: Educational Programs & Operations Levy

This renews an existing levy that was approved by voters in 2014 and expires in 2017.

Funds from this levy provide 22% of Bainbridge Island School District’s operating budget and touch all areas of BISD programming. Examples include:

  • Staffing
  • Utilities such as power and water
  • Programs to meet student instructional needs such as Special Education, Remedial Reading and Math, English Language Learners
  • Professional development
  • Student transportation
  • Student activities such as student athletics and clubs

Read the full resolution text here.
Read the FAQs here.

Prop 2: Technology Levy

This renews an existing levy that was approved by voters in 2014 and expires in 2017.

Funds from this levy represent the only consistent, dedicated source of funding for technology in the Bainbridge Island School District, such as:

  • Technology integration into our district’s curriculum that will better prepare students for college and allow for more individualized instruction
  • Computer and classroom technology upgrades to support instruction

Read the full resolution text here.
Read the FAQs here.


Background on BISD Funding

An overview on funding for the Bainbridge Island School District can be viewed here.