Enrollment projections for the next five years indicate that United High School’s student enrollment will be at 4,380. United High School has capacity for this… Read More »Why was a high school on Mines Road not included in this bond referendum?
Bond 2013 FAQs
The Board and administration have looked at various alternatives including increasing class sizes in all schools; implementing AM and PM sessions for students; adding portable… Read More »What are the options if the bond election fails?
The technology funds will be used to accommodate new students and staff, replace aging technology, and increase access to technology.
A decade ago, the enrollment of the District was 30,710 compared to 42,921 for the 2012-2013 school year. This increase of 12,200 students reflects an… Read More »What has been the growth pattern in United I.S.D. over the past decade?
The current tax rate is $1.194860 per $100 valuation. However, because of the $15,000 state homestead exemption and 15 percent local homestead exemption, homeowners with… Read More »What is the District’s current tax rate?
$10.9 million has been designated for safety and security across the District. They include: • Addition of security stations at main Entrances of all campuses… Read More »How will the security of schools be affected by the bond?
United I.S.D.’s curriculum and technology needs total $22 million. They include: • District-wide wireless network upgrades • Network infrastructure upgrades at Various schools • District-wide… Read More »What curriculum and technology initiatives are included in the bond proposal?
The District must maintain 44 campuses and other District facilities. Major maintenance items for these campuses and other District facilities such as carpets, roofs, and… Read More »Why include repairs and renovations on the ballot?
The schools listed below are scheduled for renovation or additions at a cost of $30 million. In United I.S.D. major renovations include replacing or upgrading… Read More »What major school renovations will be funded through this bond proposal?
United I.S.D. has included a total of $341.6 million in the 2013 bond package to construct 14 new schools which include the following: • Cielito… Read More »What new schools are included in this bond election?