Moreland School District parcel tax, Measure A (May 2009)

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A Moreland School District parcel tax, Measure A ballot question was on the May 5, 2009 ballot for voters in the Moreland School District in Santa Clara County, California, where it was approved.[1]

Measure A authorized the school district to levy a $95 annual parcel tax for eight years.

A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.

Election results

Measure A
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 5,415 69.07%
No2,42530.93%
These final, certified, results are from the Santa Clara County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure A: "To maintain quality education and protect neighborhood elementary and middle schools from state budget cuts by attracting and retaining qualified teachers; maintaining reading, math and science programs; keeping school libraries open; and keeping class sizes small, shall the Moreland School District authorize a $95 annual education parcel tax for eight years, with an exemption for senior citizens, citizens’ oversight, mandatory audits, no money for administrator salaries and all funds staying in Moreland schools to enhance student achievement?"[2]

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References

  1. San Francisco Chronicle, "School-tax gamble pays off for 5 districts," May 5, 2009
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.