San Carlos Elementary School District bond proposition, Measure H (November 2012)
Measure H authorized the school district to borrow $72 million. This will be used for "updating technology, repairing schools, improving traffic safety, reducing overcrowding and upgrading energy efficiencies."
A 55% supermajority vote was needed for approval.
- Final official results from the San Mateo County elections office.
Craig Baker, superintendent of the district, said, "We have schools that are getting so overcrowded that waiting for another election cycle would be unacceptable."
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Measure H: "To improve, repair, and equip San Carlos elementary and middle school facilities, including upgrading science and computer labs, libraries, classrooms and schools, adding classrooms and schools on existing sites to reduce overcrowding, renovating schools to meet health and safety standards, providing computers and other instructional technology equipment and infrastructure, and improving energy efficiency, shall San Carlos School District issue $72 million in bonds, at legal rates, with citizens' oversight, annual audits, and all funds used for San Carlos school facilities?"|