Tisbury School Project Costs Swell 54 Per Cent to $82 Million

If approved by voters this fall, the additional $26 million in borrowing would, combined with the initial $55 million, push property taxes up by roughly 15 1/2 per cent for the 30-year life of the bonds.

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Tisbury School Faces Costly Dilemma

With the Tisbury School gym scheduled for demolition in August, school and town officials are looking for alternative places to hold a special town meeting this fall.

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Price Tag Rises Sharply for Tisbury School Project

The Tisbury School project is an estimated $10 million over budget, forcing the school building committee to throttle back plans.

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Tisbury School Construction Set to Begin

Contractors are moving in for the two-year, $53 million renovation and addition at the Tisbury School.

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Schools Switch to Bottled Water After Lead Test

Tisbury School and Vineyard Montessori are using bottled water as they investigate elevated lead levels found in routine state testing.

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Temporary School Rooms Will Cost $3.4 Million

The town of Tisbury is partnering with a regional council in Texas to lease modular classrooms for use while the Tisbury School building project is under way.

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Tisbury Eyes Construction Manager for School Project

The school building committee has ranked its top three candidates for the role of construction manager at risk, naming W.T. Rich of Newton as first choice.

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Tisbury Takes First Steps to Launch School Project

The select board and school committee took a first step this week toward launching the $55 million renovation and addition project.

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Tisbury Approves $55 Million School Project by a Landslide

Tisbury voters finally said yes to a new school at their annual town election Tuesday, approving a $55 million renovation plan by a landslide and capping years of debate and anguish.

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Tisbury Voters Turn Out in Steady Numbers to Decide Pivotal School Question

Tisbury voters headed to the polls in steady numbers Tuesday to make a final decision on the $55 million school renovation that has been a magnet for debate in the Island’s main port town. Polls are open at the town Emergency Services Facility until 8 p.m. Masks are required.

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