Referendum Information

Referendum Fact Sheet

Tax Impact

School Facilities Referendum Information

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Tax Impact
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ARCHIVED: New Elementary South
  • New 1-5, 5 section school across from Elementary South
  • All necessary additions & renovations
  • Current needs + future growth on existing campuses
  • EC/Pre K relocated from Lincoln Center to existing Elementary South
  • Kindergarten relocated to Sullivan Center except school of Dual Language
  • All School of Dual Language relocated to existing Elementary South

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ARCHIVED: All on Campus
  • All necessary additions & renovations
  • (Current needs + future growth) on existing campuses
  • Parking additions & new recreation fields at 11.8 acre site
  • I.D.E.A. (Inquire, Design, Explain & Advance) centers at the north & south campus

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ARCHIVED: Stay the Course
    • Portable classroom additions & interior renovation work on existing campuses

*The Village of Vernon Hills has approved the use of a portable classroom at Elementary South for a 2 year period. If additional portables are needed approval will be required by the Village. There is no assurance of approval.

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Educational Facilities Master Plan

EFMP 10 Year Approved Plan

  • Relocate 18 kindergarten classrooms to Sullivan Center*
  • Relocate EC/Pre-K from Lincoln Center to Elementary North School
  • All other additions & renovations (current needs & future growth at existing schools as illustrated)
  • S.T.E.M. Center additions at all elementary schools
  • S.T.E.M. Renovations at all middle schools
  • *Dual Language kindergarten remains with School of Dual Language

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EFMP Referendum Plan

  • Relocate 18 kindergarten classrooms to Sullivan Center*
  • Relocate EC/Pre-K from Lincoln Center to Elementary North School
  • All other additions & renovations (current needs & future growth at existing schools as illustrated)
  • S.T.E.M. Center additions at all elementary schools
  • S.T.E.M. Renovations at all middle schools
  • *Dual Language kindergarten remains with School of Dual Language

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ACHIVED: Option A
  • Relocate 18 kindergarten classrooms to Sullivan Center*
  • Relocate Elementary South to new 1-5, 28 Classroom, 5 section school on 11.8 acre site
  • Relocate School of Dual Language to former Elementary South
  • Relocate EC/Pre-K from Lincoln Center to former Elementary South
  • All other additions & renovations (current needs & future growth at existing schools as illustrated)
  • S.T.E.M. Center additions at all elementary schools
  • S.T.E.M. Renovations at all middle schools
  • All new developments to attend Townline as a means of maximizing space utilization across the district (12/06/2016)
  • *Dual Language kindergarten remains with School of Dual Language
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ARCHIVED: Option B
  • Relocate 18 kindergarten classrooms to Sullivan Center*
  • Relocate EC/Pre-K from Lincoln Center to Elementary North
  • S.T.E.M. centers on the North & South campus
  • All other additions & renovations (current needs & future growth) at existing schools as illustrated
  • *Dual Language kindergarten remains with School of Dual Language
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ARCHIVED: Adaptive Reuse
  • Relocate Elementary South to adaptive reuse facility
  • Relocate 16 Kindergarten classrooms to adaptive reuse facility
  • Relocate School of Dual Language to former Elementary South
  • Boundary change: All of Gregg’s Landing to Townline Elementary

Financial Info Click here for more Info

ARCHIVED: New Elementary South
  • New 1-5, 5 section school across from Elementary South
  • All necessary additions & renovations
  • Current needs + future growth on existing campuses
  • EC/Pre K relocated from Lincoln Center to existing Elementary South
  • Kindergarten relocated to Sullivan Center except school of Dual Language
  • All School of Dual Language relocated to existing Elementary South

Finncial Info Click here for more Info

ARCHIVED: All on Campus
  • All necessary additions & renovations
  • (Current needs + future growth) on existing campuses
  • Parking additions & new recreation fields at 11.8 acre site
  • I.D.E.A. (Inquire, Design, Explain & Advance) centers at the north & south campus

Financial Info Click here for more Info

ARCHIVED: Stay the Course
    • Portable classroom additions & interior renovation work on existing campuses

*The Village of Vernon Hills has approved the use of a portable classroom at Elementary South for a 2 year period. If additional portables are needed approval will be required by the Village. There is no assurance of approval.

Financial Info Click here for more Info

Facility Plan Progress

News

  • Educational Facilities Master Plan ApprovedJanuary 23, 2017 - 3:38 pm

    On January 11 the Board of Education adopted an Educational Facilities Master Plan (EFMP) for the district.  An EFMP is a 10-year facilities plan to support the district’s growing needs and long-term strategic plan.  The Board selected the revised Option B – On Campus Additions.  The revision includes plans to add STEM facilities to each […]

  • Feedback Sought on Kindergarten CenterJanuary 5, 2017 - 4:41 pm

    The Vernon Hills Park District Board of Park Commissioners and Hawthorn District 73 representatives met on Tuesday, January 3 to discuss and receive feedback from the public on a potential partnership for the development of a Kindergarten Center adjacent to the Sullivan Center Park District facility. Due to holiday schedules, the Hawthorn School Board did […]

  • Kindergarten CenterDecember 22, 2016 - 2:28 pm

    The Vernon Hills Park District Board of Park Commissioners and the Hawthorn District 73 School Board announce that they are in discussions regarding a partnership in the development of a Kindergarten Center adjacent to the Sullivan Community Center Park District facility. The new Kindergarten Center would house kindergarten classes currently attending the four Hawthorn elementary […]

  • Board Delays Action on Facility PlanDecember 15, 2016 - 11:48 am

    The Hawthorn Board of Education discussed in depth the two concepts presented on December 5 to the Board as part of the Educational Facilities Master Plan (EFMP) process.  The Board thanked the members of the Core Team for their commitment to the process and investment of 2,500 combined hours of work. The Board reviewed the […]

  • EFMP Latest UpdateDecember 7, 2016 - 9:21 am

    Close to 200 residents who attended a special Hawthorn Board of Education meeting this week were presented with two options to help address enrollment capacity issues in District 73’s schools and provide upgraded facilities for the future of education at Hawthorn.

  • Live Stream Facilities MeetingDecember 5, 2016 - 2:55 pm

    Hawthorn is holding a special meeting tonight (Dec. 5) at 7 p.m. to share facility concepts. The meeting at MSS will be live streamed at ~https://livestream.com/accounts/15443474/events/6670429 ~.

Media

October 19th Meeting.