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Ravenswood's Measure I campaign raises $7K, spends $13K

The Ravenswood School District's administration offices, located on Euclid Avenue in East Palo Alto. Photo by Veronica Weber.

The campaign in support of the Ravenswood City School District's June Measure I $110 million bond measure has raised a total of $7,252 in donations in the lead-up to the election next month, according to campaign disclosure statements filed on May 24.

Five donors from Woodside, Menlo Park and Palo Alto gave to the campaign committee, Yes on Ravenswood City School District Measure I, statements show. The California Teachers Association's Association for Better Citizenship Committee also each gave $375. The campaign received just under $3,000 between April 24 and May 21.

Measure I, which requires 55% approval to pass, is on the June 7 ballot and is aimed at replacing aging portables, upgrading classroom technology and more.

The campaign spent $6,928 over the last filing period, and $13,635 so far this election. The latest round of expenditures included about $1,500 for design work and $6,000 for printing services (for banners, yard signers, flyers, etc.).

During the previous filing period, from March 11 to April 23, the campaign raised about $4,000 and spent nearly $7,000.

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Ravenswood's Measure I campaign raises $7K, spends $13K

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Uploaded: Sat, May 28, 2022, 8:54 am
Updated: Tue, May 31, 2022, 11:40 am

The campaign in support of the Ravenswood City School District's June Measure I $110 million bond measure has raised a total of $7,252 in donations in the lead-up to the election next month, according to campaign disclosure statements filed on May 24.

Five donors from Woodside, Menlo Park and Palo Alto gave to the campaign committee, Yes on Ravenswood City School District Measure I, statements show. The California Teachers Association's Association for Better Citizenship Committee also each gave $375. The campaign received just under $3,000 between April 24 and May 21.

Measure I, which requires 55% approval to pass, is on the June 7 ballot and is aimed at replacing aging portables, upgrading classroom technology and more.

The campaign spent $6,928 over the last filing period, and $13,635 so far this election. The latest round of expenditures included about $1,500 for design work and $6,000 for printing services (for banners, yard signers, flyers, etc.).

During the previous filing period, from March 11 to April 23, the campaign raised about $4,000 and spent nearly $7,000.

Ballots for the all-mail primary election must be turned in or postmarked by Tuesday, June 7. To find local in-person voting centers or ballot drop-boxes, go to smcacre.org. Read our election coverage, including voter guides, here.

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Enough
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Menlo Park: other
on May 28, 2022 at 9:14 pm
Enough, Menlo Park: other
Registered user
on May 28, 2022 at 9:14 pm

This made me laugh only because it is pretty much what I have come to expect regarding fiscal management from Ravenswood School District. Do residents want to give this district more money when they can't even to manage their spending on the campaign?


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