Category Archives: Sweetwater High School District

Happy Mello Roos Day!

What? You didn’t realize that it was Mello Roos Day? Well, you better check your mail and look for the property tax bill that is due starting November 1 (Payment is delinquent after December 10). Depending on where you live, … Continue reading

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Mello Roos: A License to Tax

On Monday, August 20, your taxes were raised and you didn’t even notice. How did this happen? On that night, the Sweetwater High School District (“SUHSD”) Board raised the Mello Roos tax that you pay on your property because, as … Continue reading

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It’s Time for a Change at Sweetwater High School District

Corruption is in the air. Many contractors, staff, and even Trustees have been indicted for possible wrongdoing tied to gifts. Some have pled guilty while others await trial. Consultants paid by the District were allowed to defraud the District for … Continue reading

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Is Sweetwater Too Big to Function Well?

Some people feel that Sweetwater High School District is too big for its britches. They are looking into the possibility of dissolving the district so that each city takes care of its own students. They claim that the purpose would … Continue reading

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Questions Surround iPad Purchase

Did the Sweetwater High School District Board of Trustees jump the gun by approving the purchase of iPads at a cost of $4.3 Million? In theory, it sounds like a great idea, but many questions come to mind. The most … Continue reading

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