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.
The first of more than $10 million in bond improvements planned for Thornton High School started in February.
The majority of work planned for the school as part of the 2016 Bond Program will take place once the school year ends in May. However, with the large amount of work planned, Adolfson & Peterson Construction , general contractor for the project, is taking advantage of a few ...
Despite an often cold and snowy month, the ongoing STEM Lab renovation and reconstruction rolled ahead in February with much of the work shifting toward interior work on the building's second 25,000-square foot expansion.
Construction is quickly approaching the final sprint of a two-year marathon to transform the aging 47-year-old middle school into a state-of-the-art learning facility ...