2001 Bond Reports

A Measure A General Obligation (GO) Bond was approved by Novato voters in 2001. That Bond provided $107 Million for the improvement of all school campuses within Novato Unified School District. State matching funds and interest earnings increased the overall NUSD facility program to $133 Million. Bond funds were fully expended as of 2009-2010.

Bond dollars were utilized to provide for a variety of repairs, renovations and improvements, most significantly to address health and safety issues and to modernize classrooms. A typical classroom modernization included:

  • New Flooring
  • Ceilings & Lighting
  • Paint & Tackable Wall Surfaces
  • Cabinets
  • Learning Wall & Casework System w/Rolling Whiteboards
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (existing)
  • Electrical Plugs & Fire Alarm Systems
  • Computer Connection for Students & Staff

NUSD School Sites:

Hamilton School (K-8) Built: 1965
Loma Verde Elementary Built: 1957
Lu Sutton Elementary Built: 1959
Lynwood Elementary Built: 1954
Olive Elementary Built: 1953
Pleasant Valley Elementary Built: 1964
Rancho Elementary Built: 1960
San Ramon Elementary Built: 1967
San Jose Middle School Built: 1961
Sinaloa Middle School Built: 1967
Novato High School Built: 1955
San Marin High School Built: 1968
Hill Education Center Built: 1954