The Webster Parish School Board formally gave notice Monday to call for a bond extension on the current 29 mill ad valorem tax already collected for schools in District 6.

According to the announcement, the board will consider adopting a resolution “ordering and calling an election to be held within School District No. 6…to authorize the issuance of general obligation bonds” at a special meeting at 6 p.m., Monday, August 24.

Making the announcement lays the groundwork for the board to call for an election on the November ballot if needed.

“In committee we decided to go with the GO (General Obligation)



  1. So glad the school board is addressing the noise issue at Harper. Would it be more cost effective if they added a wing onto Harper instead of adding two wings onto two buildings? Could the open space at Harper then be used for enrichment activities or parts of administration such as library and media?

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