‼MARK YOUR CALENDAR – LEVY RENEWAL ELECTION‼
Support the Berkeley County Schools’ levy renewal…the election will be held on November 16th (6:30am-7:30pm), but you can vote early starting October 31st-November 13th (8:00am-5:00pm; closed November 11th)
A few key points about why the levy is important to our community:
▶ This is a not a new levy, in fact, the Berkeley County Schools Levy has supported educational programs and services for more than 71 years. This is not a tax increase; the tax rate stays the same.
▶ Supports community services such as M-BC Parks & Recreation (PROVIDES 12% OF ANNUAL FUNDING!) , Health Department, Public Library, and WVU Extension/4-H Program.
▶ Provides additional funding for the school systems operating budget (15%).
▶ Helps continue to support all extracurricular activities, academics, the arts, athletics and provides instructional materials, technologies, and textbooks for more than 19,600 students in our county.
▶ Provides salary supplements/benefits to professional and service personnel.
▶ Allows BCS to provide maintenance and upkeep of facilities and transportation system.
To find out more, visit this informational page on the Berkeley County Schools’ website: https://www.berkeleycountyschools.org/levy
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