Fox Lake Elementary School Levy Continuation (March 2012)

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A Fox Lake Elementary School Levy Continuation measure was on the March 20, 2012 ballot in the Fox Lake school district which is in Lake County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 611 (50.12%)Approveda
  • NO 608 (49.88%)[1]

This measure sought to continue the current school levy increase which is set at $.25 per $100 of assessed value, the current levy would expire in 2013. The money will pay for current programs in the district as well as help maintain current class sizes.[2] The tax will generate near $3.75 million for school needs in the district. District officials noted that if the levy was not renewed several programs and teaching positions would need to be cut in order to maintain the budget.[3]

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