Most of the construction work related to the bond would be done on the district's main campus, close to Southside High School.
Southside ISD's newest campus will have a special focus once it is fully outfitted with new augmented-reality technology in September.
The class of 2018 has been awarded $4.4 million in scholarships, up from $1.8 million awarded to last year's class, a 144 percent jump.
Southside ISD is trying to improve students' access to health care and balanced meals in the hope that better educational outcomes will follow.
Despite the state's recent takeover of the district, the Southside ISD board voted Thursday night to place a $59.75 million bond on the May 6 ballot.
Southside ISD might be the latest Bexar County school district to fall into the hands of State management and have its accreditation lowered.