Ballot Questions

Question 1

Shall the Board of Education of the School District of Beaufort County, South Carolina (the “School District”) be empowered to issue, at one time or from time to time, general obligation bonds of the School District, in a principal amount of not exceeding $290,555,000, the proceeds of which shall be used for the following purposes:

  • Acquiring, installing and constructing safety and security improvements district wide;

  • Constructing and equipping a replacement school for Robert Smalls International Academy; demolishing existing facility;

  • Constructing and equipping additions at May River High School and River Ridge Academy;

  • Constructing and equipping renovations at Beaufort Elementary School;

  • Constructing and equipping renovations and additions at Battery Creek High School and Hilton Head Island Middle School including demolition where necessary; and

  • Acquiring, installing and constructing technology infrastructure and related equipment district wide?

If the voter wishes to vote in favor of the question, fill in the oval next to “In favor of the question/yes;” if the voter wishes to vote against the question, fill in the oval next to the words, “Opposed to the question/no.”

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Question 2

If and only if Question 1 above is approved, shall the Board of Education of the School District of Beaufort County, South Carolina (the “School District”) be empowered to issue, at one time or from time to time, general obligation bonds of the School District, in a principal amount of not exceeding $54,055,000, the proceeds of which shall be used for the following purposes:

  • Constructing, renovating, expanding and equipping space for Career and Technology Education programs at Battery Creek High School and May River High School;

  • Designing renovations for Hilton Head High School;

  • Constructing and equipping athletic improvements at Beaufort Middle School, Whale Branch Middle School, River Ridge Academy, Bluffton Middle School and H. E. McCracken Middle School;

  • Constructing and equipping athletic improvements at high schools district wide; and

  • Constructing, equipping and improving playgrounds at early childhood centers, elementary schools, and PreK-8 schools district wide?

If the voter wishes to vote in favor of the question, fill in the oval next to “In favor of the question/yes;” if the voter wishes to vote against the question, fill in the oval next to the words, “Opposed to the question/no.”

Check box In favor of the question/yes

Check box Opposed to the question/no