Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Lakeville Area Public Schools asking for?

  • What is a capital levy?

  • What is an operating levy?

  • How do the levies differ?

  • Why is Lakeville Area Public Schools asking for funds for technology?

  • If Question 1 is approved, what would funding provide?

  • Lakeville Area Public Schools asked voters to approve an operating levy in 2013 in part to reduce class size. What happened with the funding that was approved?

  • Why is Lakeville Area Public Schools coming to voters again so soon?

  • Where can I learn more about Lakeville Area Public Schools’ requests?

  • What is STEM and why is Lakeville Area Public Schools asking for funding to support it?

  • What will the STEM funding provide?

  • Does the middle school STEM resource include only supplies and materials, or does it include staff, too?

  • Is STEM only for college-bound students?

  • What will funding for security measures entail?

  • What would the tax impact be on an average home? How can I find an estimate of what it would cost my family?

  • Will the levy fund Orchard Lake and Impact Academy?

  • How can the district ask for money when it is investing in Impact Academy?