Bond Newsletter - May 2017
Kevin Harrison, project site superintendent with Adolfson & Peterson Construction, admits that the intermittent heavy rain showers have made it hard for the construction process to “get in a groove.”
Despite the soggy weather, site preparation work has moved forward.
The Five Star Schools Bond Program has paved the way for a significant expansion into CTE programming for students.
The bond includes money for the creation of a new CTE campus in a centrally-located part of the district as well as funding to renovate and improve the existing Bollman Technical Education Center.
Prior to the end of the school year, students and staff at a small group of elementary schools had the opportunity to test brand new classroom technology that could become commonplace in their schools.
The 2016 Bond Program includes a designated amount of instructional upgrade money for each school to prioritize based on their unique school needs. Prior to the passage of the bond, building principals engaged their school communities (parents, students and staff) on how the money could best be spent.
A key component of the Five Star Schools 2016 bond program is that it will deliver improvements, renovations and upgrades to every district school and facility.
Reminders of the important investment that community members have made in their neighborhood schools, as well as the entire district, are now popping up in front of each district school.
Beginning in May, the installation of bond thank you signs began at each district school. The signs thank community members for their support and also direct them to where they can get more information about bond projects on the district’s website.
Work has began on more than 30 construction and improvement projects planned for Summer 2019 as part of the ongoing 2016 Bond Program.
Projects include the start of construction such on a second district Career and Technical Education Center campus; the completion of a two-year renovation of STEM Lab in Northglenn; larger second phases of work at Horizon and Northglenn high schools ...
Did you miss the copy of the 2016 Bond Program Community Update that arrived in your mailbox this spring? The annual report updates community members on how their $350 million investment in Adams 12 Five Star Schools is making a positive impact for students. Click here to read the Spring 2019 2016 Bond Program Community Update