• When and where is the referendum vote taking place?

  • Can I vote early or by mail?

  • Why ask now?

  • What is the referendum request? How would the money be allocated for each question?

  • How did you arrive at the $300 levy request for Question 1 and how much additional revenue will it bring?

  • What is the difference between a levy and a bond?

  • What will the referendum cost homeowners and farmers?

  • What happens if the questions are not approved?

  • If the referendum is approved, when will construction start?

  • What other bonds does Jordan Public Schools have currently, when do they expire, and what did they accomplish?

  • How does our bond debt compare with other school districts?

  • What is the average amount Jordan Public Schools collects in taxes from a typical property tax bill?

  • What are the funding sources for a school district? Is state aid the same throughout the state?

  • Why do all the renovations at the current elementary and then build them another building on the South Campus?

  • In what year do you feel a new JES will be needed? Would it go on the South Campus?

  • Why not just expand the additional elementary to include a new early learning facility? There seems to be plenty of room to do this.

  • Is the district locked in on having new elementary on South Campus?

  • What are our preschool and Kids Company numbers? Are there students not served due to lack of space or staff?

  • What will be the difference in space between the current preschool area and the new spaces at the South Campus?

  • If Kids’ Company will be located at the new South Campus building, how will students get to and from school? Will this cost extra for families?

  • How will people access the new South Campus?

  • Will the stubbed in road up at the corner of Waterford Way and Hope Avenue be made into a through street through the district’s property and out to Hwy 21?

  • What will the final layout of the new buildings and property at 940 Broadway look like after it is designed?

  • What will the property look like when finished? Will there just be buildings, or will there be natural landscape elements such as trees and shrubbery?

  • Is the City of Jordan expected to be part of operating a future South Campus facility?

  • What does a secure entrance at JHS entail?

  • What is the District doing to attract more commercial business to our community to help with the tax base?

  • Has the District considered a pool in its future planning? Wasn’t the CERC supposed to have a pool?

  • What are some examples of District efficiencies?

  • Has the district reached out to new owners of Pieper property to discuss options with potential land swap or other opportunities to keep schools closer?

  • Some of the dollars in Question 1 (the levy) are allocated towards the operation of Question 2 and 3 (bonds). What if Questions 2 and 3 don’t pass? What will be done with that extra money in Question 1?

  • How do the new Summit Academy classes benefit our students?

  • Are there any other viable funding sources that can be used to offset the taxpayer burden?

  • Hypothetically, if the district population and tax base increased 20% in 5 years, providing additional tax revenue, how does that affect individual taxes? Is population/tax base growth assumed in these numbers or are they based on the current population/tax base remaining relatively stable?