• Frequently Asked Questions


     

  • Why does District 622 need a technology levy?

  • What does technology include?

  • What happens if the technology levy doesn’t pass?

  • How much will the technology levy in total? How much will it cost me?

  • How much will house taxes increase on a $400,000 house?

  • How will the technology levy funds be allocated?

  • Doesn’t the district already get money from operating levies and a bond?

  • Why do schools rely on technology so much these days?

  • Can’t District 622 use COVID money to support technology?

  • If COVID money can’t be used, why can’t other tax money be used?

  • How do I find out where to vote?

  • How can I get involved?

  • Can’t we ask 3M to buy us more computers?

  • I’m a 622 teacher. Can I ask my families to vote yes?

  • Are students and families responsible for repairs or replacement of damaged or lost devices?

  • How is the tech levy going to/not going to affect the device protection plans that families are now being asked to pay?

  • How do we know that District 622 uses the tax-payer money as intended?

  • Why are levies important?

  • Didn’t we pass a levy last year?

  • How do funds get distributed amongst our local municipalities?

  • How does $3 million per year account for inflation in 10 years?

  • Why do we need another tax levy for the same thing every year? What do you keep wasting our money on?