Bond Newsletter - June 2018

Updated on Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:30am



Thunder Vista P-8 Nears Completion

Completed Broomfield school expected to be turned over to district in July

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Mobile classrooms leave Arapahoe Ridge, Cotton Creek as part of expansion projects

It's a sight that might have been as exciting to the school communities of Arapahoe Ridge and Cotton Creek elementary schools as watching the new additions to their buildings continue to take shape.

In early June, contractors arrived at both schools to begin the process to disconnect, disassemble and remove modular classroom buildings that have been a reality for students for more than two decades.

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Demolition begins in Phase II of STEM Lab project

Work is moving ahead this summer on the demolition of the west wing of STEM Lab, part of Phase II of the Northglenn magnet school's two-year renovation and expansion project.

By late June, the school's former commons section had been demolished, effectively separating the renovated east portion of the building, which includes the gym, cafeteria and recent 25,000-square foot expansion, and the soon-to-be-demolished two-story west classroom wing and administrative area.

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State grant will help fund school roof replacement project

A Colorado State Department of Education BEST Grant will help cover the cost of a new roof for the International School at Thornton Middle School.

The $1.3 million roof replacement project is one of about 20 school or facility roof replacement projects identified as part of the 2016 Bond Program. The district Business Services Department chose to pursue the matching state grant earlier this year to offset a portion of the cost.

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Keep updated on Summer 2018 bond projects

There are more than a dozen bond-funded school construction and improvement projects happening across the district this summer. There are multiple ways to stay informed about the work that is happening in your school or community.

You can click here for a list of Summer 2018 bond projects and look for weekly project updates and photos on Facebook and Twitter.

Recent News

Walls go up on FutureForward campus construction

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 8:45am

New CTE campus expected to open in 2020-21 school year

Construction on the FutureForward at Washington Square took a large, visible step forward in November.

The 67 massive, pre-cast concrete panels for the high-bay learning spaces that will house diesel automotive, welding and construction programs were installed throughout the month of November. Construction in the month of December will included the pouring of concrete slabs and the ...

School Connectivity Project construction nears 50-mile mark

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 10:45am

Project expected to be completed in Spring 2020

Construction of the main backbone for a new fiber network for the Five Star School District is more than halfway complete and on schedule for a Spring 2020 completion.

Construction work on the district’s School Connectivity Project - a new district-wide dark fiber network identified as part of the 2016 Bond Program - began in August 2018. Dark fiber refers to a ...