Virginia School tax levy, prelim PARCC scores

    It is anticipated there will be little to no change in the Virginia School District’s 2015 real estate tax rate that will be payable next year.
    As presented at Monday’s school board session, the total levy will be set at $2,234,009. The tax rate is anticipated to be $4.87 per $100 assessed valuation. The rate for construction bond and interest is expected to be $1.30 for a total of $6.17. A Truth in Taxation hearing will be held at the Dec. 21 board meeting.
    Principal Aaron Llewellyn reported the new computer-based PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) preliminary assessment scores are being finalized and soon will be available. Parents and others will be able to review the results on the Illinois Report Card website (

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