After two levy defeats by less than 1 percent in the past year, Centerville City Schools will try again on Nov. 5.
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CENTERVILLE CITY SCHOOLS
Levy details: 5.9-mill 10-year levy for current operating expenses. It would cost the owner of a $100,000 home $206.50 per year and generate $9.55 million annually.
Year-end enrollment: 7,837.
State report card indicators met for 2012-13: 24 of 24.
Previous state report card ratings: “Excellent with Distinction” for 2011-12, 2010-11, 2008-9 and 2007-8; “Excellent” for 2009-10.
Administrators’ average salary: $95, 526. (State average $76,037)
Classroom teachers’ average salary: $63,420. (State average: $57,904)
Expenditure per pupil: $11,527.
Revenue per pupil: $10,860.
Source: Ohio Department of Education (FY 2012), Centerville City Schools.
IN-DEPTH SCHOOL LEVY COVERAGE
The November ballot is packed with school levies, and our team is looking into the finances of our local districts and getting you the information you need to make an informed choice.
Each day this week, we will focus on a different school with a levy on the ballot. Today we looked at Centerville Schools.
Here’s the schedule for the rest of the week.
Monday: Huber Heights Schools.
Tuesday: Lebanon Schools
Wednesday; Kettering Schools.
Thursday: Springboro Schools.
Friday: Beavercreek Schools.
Saturday: Oakwood Schools.
We’ll also have coverage on other districts throughout October.
WHIO REPORTS SPECIAL
Watch a special edition of WHIO Reports with Jim Otte and Terry Morris on Sunday, Oct. 20. Tune to Channel 7 at 11:30 a.m. for a conversation with school leaders from Huber Heights, Kettering and Springboro. Listen to the show at 8:30 a.m. Sunday on 95.7 FM and AM 1290 WHIO.
VOTERS GUIDE ONLINE
Learn more about candidates and issues on the Nov. 5 ballot in our interactive voters guide at vote.daytondailynews.com
LIVE CHAT ON MONDAY.
Join us from 1 to 2 p.m. on Monday at DaytonDailyNews.com for a live web chat with Centerville Schools Superintendent Tom Henderson. He’ll answer your questions about the district’s levy on the November ballot.