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Coeur d'Alene School District Levy

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho- At 7:00 Tuesday morning, polls open at NIC College (gym foyer), Kootenai Medical Center (Heart Center lobby), and Mica Flats Grange Hall for a new Coeur d'Alene school district levy.

This levy would replace the 2007 levy that expires this spring and has been reduced by $1 million to $7,828,687 per year for two years.

The replacement levy will:

  • Fill the gap between state funding and costs to run the district
  • Provide opportunities for K-12 students in co-curricular programs
  • Upgrade hardware and infrastructure for technology
  • Continue to provide some remedial K-12 programs for our academically at-risk students
  • Support programs for the academically advanced students grades 3-12
  • Help retain necessary support staff, e.g. nursing aides, secretaries, and classroom aides

Students held a rally Monday afternoon at Sherman Park in Coeur d'Alene to show their support for the levy. They say it's vital to provide the students with an unparalleled educational experience.

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