How the One Mill Funds are being spent

The One Mill Initiative was first approved by Alachua County voters in 2008. The following identifies how the money has been spent.

Item (see Ballot Language)Appropriations (how it's being spent)
School NursesFunded through Medicaid
Elementary Music and Art57 teacher units @ 23 schools
Middle School Bands9.5 teacher units and supplements @ 9 schools
Media Centers20 media specialist units @ 31 schools
Elementary Guidance11+ counselor units @ 23 schools
Academic/Career/Technical Magnet Programs62+ teacher units @ 17 schools
Classroom Technology7 technicians + equipment

TOTAL (to date) in 2011-12: 160 teacher units, 7 technicians and $1.3 million in classroom technology

Total one mill expenditures from July 2009 through March 31, 2012: $30.1 million