Washington Community Schools reaches 500 signature goal for new school vote

Those signatures mean a referendum is going on the November ballot that will ask voters whether they support a project to build a new school building.

Posted: Jun 27, 2019 3:54 PM
Updated: Jun 27, 2019 6:35 PM

WASHINGTON, Ind. (WTHI) - Washington Community Schools reached their goal of 500 signatures.

Those signatures mean a referendum is going on the November ballot that will ask voters whether they support a project to build a new school building.

LINK | WASHINGTON SCHOOLS SEEKING SIGNATURES FROM RESIDENTS

School leaders say right now, the district is over-crowded.

They believe a new junior high school will solve the problem.

The project is expected to cost around $38 million.

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