Frequently Asked Questions

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    Please see answers to these frequently asked questions to learn more about the May 11 referendum.

  • Q: What is this referendum for?

  • Q: When is the vote?

  • Q: What if the referendum passes?

  • Q: What if the referendum fails?

  • Q: Can I vote before May 11th like I did during the presidential election?

  • Q: Are the polling locations on May 11th the same as where I voted for president last fall?

  • Q: Wasn't there a referendum in 2019?

  • Q: What about the additions that have been built onto some of the elementary schools?

  • Q: Why can't Crystal Lake Education Center be turned back into an elementary building?

  • Q: Who’s paying for the dome that was recently approved by the School Board?

  • Q: How do you develop your enrollment projections?

  • Q: Who will attend the new elementary school?

  • Q: Where will the new school be located?

  • Q: What will it cost to build the new school?

  • Q: Does the district have enough money to operate the new school?

  • Q: Will the new school include space for early childhood?

  • Q: Does all the new growth in our community mean more tax dollars for the schools? Can this money be used to build new schools? Can we ask new residents to pay a higher share of the taxes?

  • Q: If we are growing so much, will we need more space at the middle school and high school too?

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