2021 Capital Levy
“I want to extend my sincere thanks to everyone in our community who voted on the 2021 Capital Levy. It is exciting to see that the majority of voters are supporting the critical capital needs we have here in the Edmonds School District and that our community understands that building safe and accessible learning environments is a long term investment in our kids and their future.”
Superintendent Dr. Gustavo Balderas.
The Edmonds School District is holding an election Tuesday, April 27, 2021, with a Capital Levy on the ballot. The School Board unanimously moved to place this measure before voters during a business meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020.
Why does the district need a capital levy?
|Make necessary improvements||Safety, security & accessibility||Capacity challenges||Replace Aging schools|
- Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems
- Exterior wall improvements
- Fields, playfields and track improvements
- Upgrade fire alarm panels and fire sprinkler
- Improve signage, fencing and gates
- District-wide accessibility improvements including automatic door openers
- Add building capacity for existing overcrowding by installing relocatable classrooms; Building covered play areas for some elementary schools
- Complete Phase 2 of Spruce Elementary
- Oak Heights Elementary
District Map of Projects
If approved, by voters on April 27, 2021, the total estimated tax rate for Edmonds School District (which includes other levies and bonds) would be approximately $3.36 per $1,000. This would maintain a steady local education tax rate over the next six years. Learn more by visiting this webpage: Financial Information - 2021 Levy.
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