WHAT'S IN THE BOND?
"General Purpose" Proposition A includes: safety and security additions and upgrades, four new elementary schools, renovations and additions at Foster, George Ranch, Randle, Tomas, Fulshear High Schools, new middle school, land purchases, new portable buildings, new buses, technology infrastructure, 2020 bond inflation coverage.
Proposition B consists of a new Career and Technology Center. Lamar CISD's enrollment in CTE courses is currently over 15,000 students. This facility will include labs for pathways including agriculture, construction, arts, A/V, business, education, health science, manufacturing, STEM and more.
WHY ARE THERE FIVE
Lamar CISD is complying with changes made in 2019 to section 45.003 of the Texas Education Code. It requires school districts to divide bond elections into separate ballot propositions based on what is being financed.