Bond Newsletter - October 2017
These improvements are expected to occur in multiple phases over a two-year timeframe with the majority of the work occurring during Summer 2018 and during Summer 2019.
STEM students got to play a role in the work as students signed their names to an I-beam to be placed as part of the steel structure for the new elementary wing.
On a recent sunny October day at the construction site, ironworkers straddled steel beams at the top of the three-story building as dirt movers far below began the process to backfill the school’s massive foundation walls. Inside the school, framers and dry wall workers have helped the school’s rooms began to take shape while HVAC contractors have started uncoil the massive ductwork system that will snake, mostly unseen, throughout the building.
The open houses gave parents the opportunity to review and ask questions about three proposed elementary attendance boundaries and two middle school boundaries.
The expansions will allow both schools to move students out of modular classrooms. Arapahoe Ridge will also add an Early Childhood Education program. The schools will also receive substantial improvements to the existing buildings.
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 ...
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