Annual Meeting of the Mill River Unified Union School District
Towns of Clarendon, Shrewsbury, Tinmouth and Wallingford
February 25, 2021
The legal voters of the Mill River Unified Union School District are hereby warned to meet virtually at the following link:
meet. meet.google.com/ojv-ewuc-wrw or via phone at 318-565-6180 PIN: 228 924 684#
on February 25, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. for the annual school district meeting to transact the following business:
ARTICLE 1 To elect the following officers: a. Moderator; b. Clerk; c. Treasurer. (By Australian Ballot)
ARTICLE 2 To authorize the Board of School Directors to borrow money pending receipt of payment from district towns by the issuance of notes or orders payable not later than one year from date. (By Australian Ballot)
ARTICLE 3 To have presented by the Board of School Directors their estimate of the expenses for the ensuing year. This is a public informational hearing regarding the budget article. (See Article 4).
ARTICLE 4 Shall the voters of the Mill River Unified Union School District approve the Board to expend $18,896,395, which is the amount the school board has determined to be necessary for the ensuing fiscal year? (By Australian Ballot) It is estimated that this proposed budget, if approved, will result in education spending of $17,543.15 per equalized pupil. This projected spending per equalized pupil is 0.98% lower than spending for the current year.
ARTICLE 5 Shall the voters authorize the District to transfer the audited unanticipated surplus funds remaining at the end of FY21 to the building sinking fund, not to exceed $200,000? (By Australian Ballot)
The meeting will then be recessed to March 2, 2021 (Town Meeting Day) for the purpose of voting by Australian ballot at the usual polling places in the District towns on the following business. Said ballots shall be brought to the Mill River Union High School Cafeteria following the closing of the polls in the District towns where they will be commingled and counted by the officers of the District towns.
Approved by the MRUUSD Board of Directors in a public meeting and dated at Clarendon, Vermont this 13th day of January 2021.
Tammy Heffernan, Wallingford
Board Chair‘s Signature
District Clerk’s Signature