Reedsburg Kindergarten Referendum (2009)
The district is seeking permission to exceed the state revenue limits from 2009-2010 through 2012. The measure will provide $400,000 in each year for funding a kindergarten program for 4-year-olds.
Defeated, with 999 "yes" votes and 2,240 "no" votes.
Text of measure
Shall the following resolution be approved?
RESOLUTION TO INCREASE REVENUE LIMITS TO FUND START-UP OF 4-YEAR-OLD KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM
Be it resolved by the School Board of the School District of Reedsburg, Sauk and Juneau Counties, Wisconsin, that, for the purpose of funding the start-up of a 4-year-old kindergarten program, the school district budget for each of the 2009-10 through 2011-12 school years shall include the following amounts in excess of the revenue limits imposed by Section 121.91(2m), Wisconsin Statutes: for the 2009-10 school year an amount of $400,000 on a nonrecurring basis; for the 2010-11 school year an amount of $400,000 on a nonrecurring basis; and for the 2011-12school year an amount of $400,000 on a nonrecurring basis.