Frequently Asked Questions
What is a
A bond proposal is how a public school district asks its community for authorization to borrow money for capital expenditures by selling bonds.
How can funds from a bond be spent?
Voter-approved bond funds can be spent on new construction, additions, remodeling, site improvements, athletic facilities, playgrounds, buses, furnishings, equipment, and technology. Funds raised through the sale of bonds cannot be used on operational expenses such as employee salaries and benefits, school supplies, and textbooks. Bond funds must be kept separate from operating funds and must be audited by an independent auditing firm.
What are the key investments the bond focuses on?
Continual improvement to safety and security
Addressing campus-wide infrastructure
Upgrading learning environments and programs
If you have further questions, please contact Matt Spencer, Superintendent, at 616-997-3200 or by email at email@example.com.
Coopersville Area Public Schools