Frequently Asked Questions about the Referendum

August 25, 2017

Click on the following questions to get answers about the Merriam Avenue Expansion Referendum.


  1. Why close Halsted?

  2. Why expand at Merriam?

  3. What are the school district's enrollment projections?

  4. What has the school district done to provide tax relief?

  5. What impact will school consolidation have on staffing levels?

  6. What happens if the referendum does not pass?


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