District 62 Bond Updates
After the passing of the bond, it is imperative that we continue to be transparent with the progression of the District 62 Bond Projects. As progress is being made, we will continue to update you on how far along the process is on each project.
Snapshots of District 62 Project Phases
District 62 Latest
Alexandria Senior High Turf Opening
Peabody Magnet High Update
District 62 of the Rapides Parish School Board sought an increased investment in our students, schools, and teachers. A bond proposition, in the amount of $100 million, was approved on April 30, 2022.
The purpose of this bond is to finance capital expenditures for purposes for the District including constructing, improving schools and other school-related facilities. This bond will last twenty years.
Where is District 62?
This district of Rapides Parish encompasses the schools within Alexandria's city limits. It includes the ASH, Bolton, and Peabody High School Feeder Systems.
District 62: By the Numbers
Bond History in District 62
In 1999, $35 million passed to fund the building of Peabody Magnet High School and fund the other schools in the district. $23 million was allocated to the construction of Peabody Magnet. The remaining $12 million was split among the other schools.
No bonds have been put before the public since 1999.