Good stewards in District 201

November 26, 2013 

In response to the article, "Belleville District 201 moves to restructure debt," I feel that is a wise thing for the school board to do. It is obvious that all high schools are hurting financially. District 201 has been $10 million in debt for a while.

As a student in District 201, I am affected by the decisions of the school board and I enjoy when the board makes changes that better the school. I appreciate that board members are considering the taxpayers by limiting the tax levy. As well as they are considering the students by discussing the purchase of a new driver's education vehicle.

Although I am a senior, I want the school to be as amazing for future students as it was for me. If the school purchases a new vehicle. I think it will make the driver's education students very pleased.

I am appreciative of the school board members and what they do for District 201.

Brooke Little


Belleville News-Democrat is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service