2023 Sinking Fund List of Improvements

Ithaca Public Schools intends to utilize funds generated from a renewal of the 10 year sinking fund for the below improvements, upgrades, and projects.

School Security Improvements

School Security Improvements

  • Replace and upgrade security cameras in schools and on buses

  • Upgrade emergency communications

  • replace and upgrade locks

  • Replace selected school and classroom entrances and doors for safety

  • Upgrade security related software

Repairs and upgrades

Repairs and Upgrades

  • Remodel bathrooms

  • Replace roofs

  • Upgrade electrical systems

  • Replace HVAC systems

  • Replace lockers

  • Replace fire alarm systems

  • Replace PA systems

  • Update Playgrounds

Student Instructional Technology

Student Instructional Technology

  • Replace iPads and Chromebooks

  • Install sound systems in each classroom

  • Replace computer labs

  • Upgrade technology wiring/infrastructure

Student Transportation

Student Transportation

  • 16 buses in the fleet, oldest bus manufactured in 2007

  • 3 vans, manufactured in 2012, 2016, and 2018