The Tyler ISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously during a special meeting Feb. 13 to call a School Bond Election for May 6, 2017.
Bond 2017 will ask voters to approve a $198 million package for renovations and additions to John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high schools.
Major components for BOTH schools will be:
safety & security upgrades to include single point of entry for visitor access;
2,750 student capacity single building structure (renovate existing building with addition of new learning areas) with new facade & centrally located administrative areas;
new & renovated interactive spaces to include classrooms, laboratories & collaboration areas;
revised drive & parking areas to address traffic flow;
meets or exceeds all ADA, TEA & UIL requirements for academic, fine arts & athletic activities.
For information on Bond 2017, visit www.tylerisd.org/bond2017.