2018 Election

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Two replacement levies were approved by Anacortes voters in an election on February 13, 2018. The Educational Programs and Operations levy received a 65% “yes” vote and the Technology and Safety Levy received a 64% “yes” vote. 
The measures replace expiring levies approved by voters in 2014. The replacement levies have a combined tax rate of $1.60 per $1,000 valuation – about 20 cents per $1,000 valuation lower than the existing rates.


PROPOSITION 1: REPLACEMENT EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND OPERATIONS LEVY
This funding continues: 
  • Advanced Placement and Career & Technical education courses
  • Addressing special education needs
  • Full operation of buses and transportation department 
  • School counselors, mental health counselors and nurses 
  • Sports, clubs and activities 
  • Early learning
  • Maintenance, custodial and food services 
Collection Years Approximate Levy Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value Levy Amount
2019 $1.27  $7,623,438
2020 $1.27 $7,852,141
2021 $1.27 $8,087,705
2022 $1.27 $8,330,336



PROPOSITION 2: REPLACEMENT TECHNOLOGY AND SAFETY LEVY 

This funding continues: 

  • School safety upgrades 
  • Replacing aging computers, printers, servers and document cameras 
  • Staff training to integrate technology into classroom learning 
  • Purchasing online tools and materials to enhance classroom learning 
  • Funding school tech specialists
  • Upgrading wireless Internet 
Collection Years Approximate Levy Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value Levy Amount
2019 $0.33 $1,997,750
2020 $0.33 $2,067,750
2021 $0.33 $2,127,750
2022 $0.33 $2,197,750



RESOURCES 
Anacortes Election Video
Election 2018 Q&A 
Digital Conversion in ASD
ASD Digital Transformation Technology Plan
ASD Levy Brochure 
Strategic Plan 2017-2022
Resolution 859: Replacement Educational Programs and Operations Levy
Resolution 860: School District Technology and Safety Levy
"A student's perspective on technology in schools" - Anacortes American editorial
Voter Registration


 Questions? Contact the Superintendent's Office at 360-293-1211.





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