Thank you, voters!

On Feb. 12, 2019, Vancouver voters approved two levies that continue important funding.

Education and operations levy

This levy maintains basic programs and services from 2020 to 2023. Education and operations levy dollars buy classroom supplies, textbooks and equipment. They fund classroom programs, special services, programs of choice, sports, extracurricular and intramural activities, Family-Community Resource Centers and increased numbers of counselors. The education and operations levy also funds services including maintenance of buildings and grounds, safety and security, utilities, insurance and fuel.

Technology levy

The technology levy helps prepare students to enter the workforce. It funds technology that supports students’ creativity, innovation and problem-solving and help teachers educate students on the skills required for success on the job. It also maintains and renew tablets and laptops for all students in third through 12th grades from 2020 to 2025.