Ballots hit the mail soon for Hoquiam School District M&O Levy

Hoquiam Public Schools
Making Connections, The Hoquiam School District newsletter, is 
published on a regular basis to keep the community informed about our 
children’s education.
Newsletter comments and suggestions should be directed to Mike 
Parker, Superintendent, 538-8200.
Hoquiam Board of Directors: Christie Goodenough, Chris Eide; Hoki 
Moir, Mike Cummings, Dave Westby
Superintendent: Mike Parker 
Assistant Superintendent: Shannon Webster
The Hoquiam School District is hoping that it’s taxpayers will again support a Maintenance and Operations Levy replacement for 2015 and 2016. The current levy collects about $2.7 million in property taxes annually,  Superintendent Mike Parker said they haven’t raised that amount for the past 4 years “This year we have to raise it just one dime, it’s going to be $4.90 [per thousand],” reminding voters that this is the bi-annual M&O levy that supplements the school’s general fund. “It’s not additional money, the current levy that was approved a couple years back will expire at the end of 2014, so what we need to do is go back and replace it.”
Hoquiam Public Schools Making Connections, The Hoquiam School District newsletter, is  published on a regular basis to keep the community informed about our  children’s education. Newsletter comments and suggestions should be directed to Mike  Parker, Superintendent, 538-8200. Hoquiam Board of Directors: Christie Goodenough, Chris Eide; Hoki  Moir, Mike Cummings, Dave Westby Superintendent: Mike Parker  Assistant Superintendent: Shannon Webster

Hoquiam Public Schools
Making Connections, The Hoquiam School District newsletter, is
published on a regular basis to keep the community informed about our children’s education.
Newsletter comments and suggestions should be directed to Mike
Parker, Superintendent, 538-8200.

Ballots are being mailed out later this month, if the levy passes again the district would receive an extra $1.2 million in Levy Equalization Funds. For complete details on the district’s levy, and how they plan to spend the money collected, check out the special edition of their newsletter “Making Connections.”

You can also visit the district’s website at www.hoquiam.net
Hoquiam Public Schools
Making Connections, The Hoquiam School District newsletter, is 
published on a regular basis to keep the community informed about our 
children’s education.
Newsletter comments and suggestions should be directed to Mike 
Parker, Superintendent, 538-8200.
Hoquiam Board of Directors: Christie Goodenough, Chris Eide; Hoki 
Moir, Mike Cummings, Dave Westby
Superintendent: Mike Parker 
Assistant Superintendent: Shannon Webster