Bond News

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    Two state grants will fund school roof replacement projects

    Monday, June 14, 2021 - 10:00am

    District continues to leverage bond funds with state grants

    The Five Star District has continued its recent run of success in earning state grants to help cover the costs of school improvement projects. The district learned in June 2021 it had been awarded a pair of matching grants in the latest funding cycle of the state’s Building Excellent Schools Today ...
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    Bond improvement work to continue in Summer 2021

    Friday, November 6, 2020 - 10:45am

    Projects planned at nearly 30 schools, facilities

    Construction and school improvement work will continue across the Five Star District in Summer 2021 as part of the 2016 Bond Program with projects at nearly 30 schools and facilities. Planned work includes: Critical building systems improvements including plumbing repairs and mechanical systems ...
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    Stay informed on 2016 Bond Program improvements

    Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 7:45am

    Sign up to receive updates on bond projects

    Improvements are happening at schools and facilities across the Five Star District as part of the 2016 Bond Program. Click here to sign up for monthly bond updates to stay informed about how your investment is transforming our schools and facilities.

Overview

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The Five Star community made a significant investment in our students and our schools when it passed a $350 million bond issue in November 2016 to impact every school in the district. Over the multi-year Bond Program, we will invest in aging school buildings, relieve overcrowding, address programming needs and ensure all students in the Five Star District learn in a safe, warm and dry environment.

Recent News

Construction complete on new FutureForward CTE campus

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 10:00am

New campus expands career-training opportunities for high school students

It wasn't perhaps the celebration envisioned when ground was broken on a new career and technical education campus more than a year ago but Five Star Schools staff gathered Aug. 24 to celebrate substantial completion of construction on FutureForward at Washington Square , the district's second CTE campus.

The ceremony featured remarks from district leaders and a timely, socially- ...

Two state grants will fund school roof replacement projects

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 10:00am

District continues to leverage bond funds with state grants

The Five Star District has continued its recent run of success in earning state grants to help cover the costs of school improvement projects.

The district learned in June 2021 it had been awarded a pair of matching grants in the latest funding cycle of the state’s Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST) Grant. The state approved 65 grant requests in this cycle valued at ...