A special school district general obligation bond election will be held this upcoming summer in August, Roswell school officials say. According to school district bond reports, the bond will allow continuation of the remodeling or replacement of four elementary schools already approved by the Public School Capital Outlay Council â€” a state body which provides grant money to schools based on need.
The bond would also allow for remodeling of two high schools, Roswell and Goddard, and Parkview Early Literary Center without financial assistance from the PSCOC.
Superintendent of the Roswell Independent School District Michael Gottlieb said passage of the bond would help bring school buildings and facilities up to code and current safety standards without raising property taxes. Gottlieb noted that all 19 schools in the district have asbestos (although it was recently Login to read more