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On September 26th, our school board approved the preliminary school district levy. Despite the levy including the increase that comes from the bond approved back in May, along with increases in district enrollment, homeowners will see a smaller tax increase than was … Continue reading
A dramatic drop in interest rates, coupled with the district’s strong credit rating, has resulted in a significant reduction in the cost to Westonka taxpayers for the school building bonds approved by voters this past May. At the July 11th … Continue reading
6/23/16 Outdoor Activity Space Work began on June 6th, 2016 on Mound Westonka High School outdoor Field 2, which will include regrading, improving field drainage, adding an irrigation system, and adding additional parking. This project is funded by a Hennepin County grant, … Continue reading
On May 10, 2016, Westonka School District residents approved $22.95 million in bond funding to build a 600-seat performing arts center and a community athletic and recreation center at Mound Westonka High School. The bond referendum was approved with an overwhelming … Continue reading
Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 Today’s the day! **One final day to get out and vote for the new facilities** Polls are open until 8:00 p.m. Find where you vote HERE Let’s do this..
Here’s the district’s first video explaining what’s at stake in the election coming up on May 10, 2016…
Vote YES – Opportunity, Community, UNITY On May 10th, Westonka residents will be able to vote YES to construct two much-needed spaces at the high school: a community athletics and recreation center, and a community performing arts center. **Absentee voting is open NOW! Please click on the Absentee … Continue reading
We’re grateful to the Westonka School Board for having the wisdom to move forward with a one-question facilities referendum that we’ll all have the opportunity to vote for in May. Instead of pitting the arts fans against the sports fans in … Continue reading
UPDATE — What a great start! Almost 100 people showed up on short notice to our January 4th meeting, and committed themselves to working toward getting much-needed facilities in our community. Let’s do this… Happy New Year! With a new year comes … Continue reading
Juniors Anjelique Bomar and Adam Fish have been selected as the Mound Westonka High School recipients of the Minnesota State High School League’s ExCEL Award. ExCEL—Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership—is a unique recognition program designed exclusively for Minnesota high school juniors who are … Continue reading