School bond and tax elections in Wisconsin

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There are 426 public school districts in Wisconsin, and each is entitled, through the action of its local Board of Education, to place school district referendum questions before its voters under certain circumstances. School referendum questions differ from school referendum elections in Wisconsin. Bond referendums in Wisconsin allow the board of education in a Wisconsin school district to ask voters to approve any debt exceeding $1,000,000 where as a school referendum questions allows the board to ask voters to exceed the districts spending cap.

See Wisconsin school referendum for a list of all Ballotpedia articles about specific school district bond issue ballot measures.

When can school referenda be asked

Limitation on school referenda

April 1, 2008 Wisconsin school bond referenda

June 3, 2008 Wisconsin school bond referenda

August 19, 2008 Wisconsin school bond referenda

September 9th, 2008 Wisconsin school bond referenda

Nov 4th, 2008 Wisconsin school bond referenda

Historical data, Wisconsin school bond referendums

The following demonstrates historical data of the number of referendum elections proposed in the state of Wisconsin, the number of referendum elections passed per election cycle and the total amount of dollars that the board of education is seeking to grow above the revenue limits for individual Wisconsin school district.

2008

2006-2007

November 4, 2007 Wisconsin school bond referenda:

2005-2006

2004-2005

2003-2004

2002-2003

2001-2002

2000-2001

External links

Wisconsin Department of Instruction "All Referenda"