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SSD Renewal Levy 2024

The 2024 Renewal Levy will be on the February 13, 2024 ballot. 

The levy funds many important areas within the Sunnyside School District. We have set up the Levy 2024 website that contains information about the levy rate, what is funded, and how Levy Equalization Funds work. 

Visit the Levy 2024 Website

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LEVY 2024: Safety and Security

The 2024 Levy will fund important safety and security measures within the Sunnyside School District.

This includes: 

  • School resource officers
  • School security liaisons and specialist
  • Safety equipment, security cameras, emergency notification and communication systems
  • Safety and Security Training

Visit the Levy 2024 Page

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LEVY 2024: Student Programs

Did you know that student programs and activities are paid for out of local levy dollars, the school district does not receive money from the state to fund extracurricular activities?

This includes:

  • Fine and Performing Arts
  • Athletics in Middle and High School
  • Enrichment Programs 
  • After School Tutoring 
  • Field Trips,
  • Clubs, organizations 
  • Supplemental Contracts for Activities and Club Advisors

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LEVY 2024: Curriculum and Instruction

Relevant and up-to-date instructional materials is key to providing Sunnyside students with a top-level education. Our curriculum adoption teams spend many hours evaluating and testing new curriculum prior to using it with our students. 

Levy funds help pay for English Language Arts, Mathematics, and Science curriculum updates for students at all levels.

Levy funds also cover:

  • Instructional Supplies
  • Textbooks
  • Instructional Materials Adoptions
  • Support for Expanded Course Offerings
  • Support for Highly Capable Program

Visit the Levy 2024 Page

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LEVY 2024: Facilities and Maintenance

Sometimes there are projects or improvements that need to made in order to keep our schools, grounds, and administrative buildings in excellent condition. The school district can use levy dollars for these projects and for the staffing to make them happen.

This includes: 

  • Additional custodial and maintenance
  • Staffing
  • Equipment
  • Annual Facility Improvement Projects

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LEVY 2024: Educational Technology

Ensuring our students are prepared for the future includes providing up-to-date technology in the classroom and the infrastructure in our schools to support that technology.

The levy funds:

  • Classroom technology including tablets, teacher computers, and student laptops
  • Mobile computer labs
  • Infrastructure including wiring and electrical work 
  • Software
  • Wifi systems

Visit the Levy 2024 Page

Sunnyside News & Events

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Latest News

Check out our 2023-2024 Golden Apple recipients who were recognized at the All Staff Kick-Off on Aug. 22.

Congratulations to Emily Gallardo, Katherine Chavez-Vera, Serenity Ibarra, Sariah Wise-Maldonado, Brisa Longoria-Sosa, and Mia Ruiz-Lara.

Upcoming Events

Welcome to Sunnyside School District

In the Sunnyside School District, we believe learning environments are not limited to the classroom, and educational tools are not limited to textbooks and worksheets. Please take a look at the different ways the Sunnyside School District supports students and their families in having a successful educational experience.  

A Message from the Superintendent

Our Strategic Plan

Safety As a Top Priority

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How We Communicate

Career, College, and Life Ready

Mental Health Supports