3 Ways You Can Vote

Mikayla Schneider Uncategorized

Colorado offers a variety of ways for people to vote, making it easy and convenient for your voice to be heard!  Below are the variety of ways you can cast your ballot for the 2017 Colorado Springs election. Mail Fill out your ballot, and be sure to sign it Mail it back by Nov. 1st to ensure it is received …

Actually, Your Vote Does Matter

Mikayla Schneider Uncategorized

This year, Colorado Springs voters in the District 11 boundaries have a chance to support our community and our kids through investing in our local public schools. This Mill Levy will increase teacher pay, update technology in the classroom, and go toward much needed building maintenance. It is critical that we are giving these kids the education they deserve in …

Investing in Your Local Schools: Outside the Classroom

Mikayla Schneider Uncategorized

This is series of two posts where we break down the importance of investing in local schools into two categories: Inside the Classroom and Outside the Classroom. We talk about how voting YES on 3E to help increasing funding for School District 11 can benefit not only students and their learning abilities, but also the economic and property impact for …

Investing in Your Local Schools: Inside the Classroom

Mikayla Schneider Uncategorized

This is series of two posts where we break down the importance of investing in local schools into two categories: Inside the Classroom and Outside the Classroom. We talk about how voting YES on 3E to help increasing funding for School District 11 can benefit not only students and their learning abilities, but also the economic and property impact for …

Is District 11 Seeing Any Marijuana Taxes?

Mikayla Schneider Uncategorized

Colorado Springs School District 11 public schools will likely never see direct funding from the sales tax coming in from recreational marijuana sales. Why is that? There are restrictions on where the funding from marijuana taxes go and how it can be used. The funding that is being earned through marijuana taxes filter through the Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST) …