Latest News – September 25
Schwartz to Discuss School Bond on Tuesday
Tomorrow, Tuesday, Sept. 26 former State Senator Gail Schwartz will speak in Saguache at the Community Center concerning the BEST Grant/Bond Issue. Mountain Valley School Superintendent Travis Garoutte will also join the discussion which begins at 6 p.m. The program includes a BBQ/Potluck gathering with burgers and fixins’ provided; please bring a dish to share if you can.
The Mountain Valley School District has the opportunity to secure funding for a new $30.7 Million Pre Kindergarten – 12 school. School district efforts have already secured a $27+ Million BEST grant that will cover almost 90% of the project expenses. This must be matched by a $3.72 Million bond issue that will be on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot for approval.
Learn more about the bond issue, get answers to questions and join the gathering of good food and community. To arrange a tour of the current school building, contact Travis Garoutte, School Superintendent 719.655.2578.