The Academy District 20 Board of Education on Aug. 18, 2016, approved a resolution for placing a bond measure on the November 2016 election ballot. The proposal provides bond funding for capital projects and identified priorities such as building and improving schools.

Quick Facts

  • The amount of the proposed bond is $230 million.
  • The proposed bond will be used to build two new elementary schools, one middle school and an innovation and learning center.
  • As part of the bond, each D20 school, including the Classical Academy, will receive funding to use at its own discretion.
  • Property owners will not see a property tax rate increase.
  • The district has grown by 7,000 students since 2001 and is projecting 5,000 additional students by 2026.