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Tekoa School District Levy Replacement (February 2012)

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A Tekoa School District Levy Replacement measure was on the February 14, 2012 ballot in the Tekoa school district area which is in Whitman and Spokane Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 218 (75.17%)Approveda
  • NO 72 (24.83%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school levy which is set to expire with one set at a rate of $5.16 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further two years in order to continue to pay for general fund maintenance and operational costs in the district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Tekoa School District No. 265 levy the following excess taxes, in place of an expiring levy, upon all taxable property within the District, for support of the District’s General Fund educational maintenance and operational expenses: Collection years: 2013-2014; Approximate Levy Rate/$1,000 Assessed Value: $5.16; Levy Amount: $290,000. All as provided in Resolution No. 2011-2. Should this proposition be approved?[3]


  1. Spokane County Elections, Current Election Results (dead link)
  2. Spokane County Elections, February Sample Ballot (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.