The Laredo Board of Education holds a public hearing on the proposed property tax levy Monday night, August 12 at 6:30 at the school.
A levy of six dollars on the 100 dollars of assessed valuation is proposed. That's down 20 cents on the 100 dollars compared to last year. Assessed valuation in the Laredo district is up nearly 167-thousand dollars compared to last year. The current amount is nearly five-point-six million dollars.
The Laredo Board of Education holds its August meeting after the public hearing. The board is to consider bus routes and whether to continue providing transportation to students within one mile of the school.
Also on the agenda is a bus purchase, bus repairs and inspections, surplus property, the budget, a tour of the building, annual performance and Missouri assessment program results, a school picnic, and a closed session regarding personnel.
The Laredo academic booster club and Lifeflight eagle helicopter service hold a fund raiser at the Laredo school august 19th . It's an ice cream social and desserts made by Lifeflight crew. Proceeds are to be used to purchase a defibrillator for the Laredo school. The event is the night of august 19th from 6 until 8 o'clock