Estimated Timeline

Here is Seattle Public School’s timeline for the upcoming February 2022 levies

October 2020–March 2021

  • Evaluate building conditions and educational adequacy
  • Develop and refine list of potential capital levy projects
  • Ongoing operations budget development (EP&O levy planning)
  • School Board adopts Guiding Principles for BTA V

Spring 2021

  • Continue to develop and refine list of potential capital levy projects
  • Community engagement — Levies planning

Summer 2021

  • Refine proposed capital levy projects list; score and rank projects
  • Continue operations budget and EP&O levy planning

September/October 2021

  • Finalize proposed capital levy projects list
  • Community engagement — Levies proposals
  • Submit levies recommendations to Seattle School Board


  • School Board approval of levies to be placed on the ballot

February 2022

  • Special election