District Seeks Applicants for Citizens Oversight Committee
Committee oversees expenditures and uses of bond and parcel tax revenues
Campbell Union School District is accepting applications to fill a vacant seat on its Citizens Bond and Parcel Tax Oversight Committee.
Campbell Union School District educates students in preschool through eighth grade from the communities of Campbell, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, San Jose, Santa Clara, and Saratoga. The bond funds from help to repair and improve the district’s 12 elementary and middle schools. Parcel tax funds support instructional programs that directly benefit students.
The school district Governing Board appoints an independent citizens committee to oversee the expenditures and uses of bond and parcel tax revenues, and report findings to the public. The Citizens Oversight Committee reviews school district spending and ensures that bond and parcel tax revenues are spent only for the purpose set before the voters.
Oversight Committee members represent various parts of the community: businesses, senior citizens, taxpayer organizations, and parents of students enrolled in the District. These members serve for a term of two years without compensation and for no more than three consecutive terms. (Education Code Section 15282(a))
Applications are available by contacting Christina Tran, Campbell Union School District, firstname.lastname@example.org or 408-364-4200 ext. 6215.