Bond Proposal Election Day is Tuesdaym May 2 2107

Proposed Bond Issue - Improvements

PROPOSED BOND ISSUE - Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Learn more about the proposed building and site updates as part of the May 2 Bond Issue.  Click the "+" sign to see the lists by building.

EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER

Construction of a new Early Childhood Center on Pierce Street K-8  campus for Preschool and Kindergarten students, and to accommodate a growing  number of students each year.

  • 21st Century learning environments
  • Flexible learning environments
  • Age and size appropriate classrooms
  • Secure building entry
  • Restrooms within classrooms
  • Gross motor multi-purpose activity room
  • Cafeteria
  • Staff and student technology devices
  • Security cameras
  • Age appropriate playground
  • Additional drive to Pierce Street
  • Expandable for future growth

EVERGREEN/SPRINGVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

  • Would become a first grade through third grade school after opening of new Early Childhood Center
  • Site improvements for student drop off/pick up

ALLENDALE MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • Varsity soccer field improvements
  • Site improvements for student drop off/pick up

ALLENDALE HIGH SCHOOL

Safety and Security

  • Security camera replacements
  • Site lighting

Building and Site Improvements

  • Replacement of 20-year-old roof
  • Mechanical system improvements to improve energy efficiency and to provide for air conditioning in primary academic spaces
  • Select flooring replacements
  • Gymnasium bleacher improvements

Community Fine Arts and Athletics

  • Purchase of musical instruments that remain part of the District's collection
  • Additional access and egress to Falcon Stadium to alleviate crowding and improve pedestrian circulation
  • Additional bleacher seating for approximately 1,000 fans at  Falcon Stadium

DISTRICT TECHNOLOGY & TRANSPORTATION

  • Network infrastructure
  • Replace servers (backup, licensing, storage)
  • Improved wireless connectivity
  • Student and staff device updates
  • Audio/visual system replacements
  • Purchase of ten buses, over the course of six years, to replace the oldest buses in our fleet and maintain the current number of buses on the road


VOTER INFORMATION

Voter Registration Deadline: Monday, April 3, 2017
Absentee Voting: Contact your precinct; ballots available by Saturday, March 18, 2017
Vote Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7:00 am to 8:00 pm
Poll Locations: Registered voters may cast a ballot at the polling location established by the township
 

CONTACT

District Administration Office

10505 Learning Lane
Allendale, MI 49401
Phone: 616-892-5570
Fax: 616-895-6690
Dr. Daniel Jonker
District Administration Office