Pioneer School District Bond Measure (April 2011)

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A Pioneer School District Bond Measure was on the April 26, 2011 ballot in the Pioneer school district area which is in Mason County.

This measure was defeated as it did not reach the super majority of 60% need to pass.

  • YES 1,610 (52.79%)
  • NO 1,440 (47.21%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to issue a bond in the amount of $24.5 million in order to construct a new middle school, renovate the elementary school and make other facility improvements in the district as needed.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

The Board of Directors of Pioneer School District No. 402 adopted Resolution No. 2-2011, concerning a proposition to finance expansion, renovation and construction of schools. This proposition would authorize the District to expand and renovate Pioneer Primary School to accommodate Grades K-5, and construct and equip a new middle school (Grades 6-8) to replace Pioneer Intermediate/Middle School; to issue no more than $24,500,000 of general obligation bonds maturing within a maximum term of twenty (20) years; and levy excess property taxes annually to repay the bonds, all as provided in Resolution No. 2-2011.[3]


  1. Mason County Elections, April Election Results (dead link)
  2. Mason County Elections, Online Voter's Guide
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.