Posted October 22, 2018
The Plymouth School District Board of Education met at 7 p.m. Oct. 16, 2018 in the Plymouth High School Amphitheatre.
The board learned of the following support staff changes:
The board approved the 2018-19 operating budget and certified a tax levy of $12,167,983.50, up 7.65 percent from last year, due largely to the debt service associated with the facility upgrades approved as part of the April 3 referendum.
The mill rate will increase from $8.13 to $8.32 per $1,000 of equalized valuation. This is down considerably from the $8.93 anticipated at the annual meeting last month.
To cover expenses for a few weeks until state aids are received, the board also approved a line of credit of up to $2 million from Bank First National.
In other matters, the board:
Summary prepared by Jamie Piontkowski, district coordinator of community communications