Elk River Area School Board
by Jim Boyle Editor Members of the Elk River Area School Board haven’t given up on what they considered the most attractive component to the failed Nov. 6 operating levy. They have asked the District 728 administration to continue working on a full blown all day, everyday kindergarten option, and ...Read More
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As a member of the ISD 728 School Board I voted yes to present two levy questions to voters this Nov. 6. The first question requests a renewal of an expiring 10-year levy. The second question addresses a new 10-year levy. Voters deserve to know how their taxes will be invested in ISD 728, so [...]...Read More
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The Elk River Area School Board approved Monday night refunding approximately $34 million in capital appreciation bonds, which is expected to save taxpayers approximately $4 million in interest over the lifetime of the bonds. Refunding, which is similar to refinancing a traditional loan, will allow ...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School District’s operating levy renewal and a second question to add all-day everyday kindergarten, among other things, got a show of support this past Saturday at a candidates forum. Four of the six candidates running for three open seats on the Elk River A...Read More
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An ad-hoc committee of the Elk River Area School Board has scheduled two community conversations to gather information on the support of new performing arts/auditoriums at Rogers and Zimmerman high schools. The community conversations and initiatives will be volunteer driven and are not associated w...Read More
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An ad-hoc committee of the Elk River Area School Board has scheduled two community conversations for the purpose of gathering information on the support of new performing arts/auditoriums at Rogers and Zimmerman high schools. The community conversations and initiatives will be volunteer-driven and a...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School Board approved its plans for an operating levy renewal and a second levy question at a regular meeting Monday at Westwood Elementary School in Zimmerman. The first question will ask voters to renew a $386 per student annual operating levy that is schedul...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School Board advanced its discussion of operating levies this past Monday by taking into account the potential $5 million financial cliff that’s projected for the 2013-14 school year. District 728 administrators put together a proposal that calls for renewing...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School Board agreed Monday night to establish an ad hoc committee of the District 728 School Board to work with the community to gather support, information and possible funding avenues for auditoriums in conjunction with high schools in Zimmerman and Rogers. S...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School Board will consider its options Monday night for one, two or three operating levies. Members of the School Board discussed the matter at its July 16 work session, concluding they needed to know what tax dollars could buy in the way of computer technology...Read More
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