Bond Newsletter - September 2017

Updated on Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:54am

2016 Bond Program Newsletter - September 2017

child in class drawing
New program serves 64 preschool students, part of larger planned expansion


Thunder Vista Buffalo

Thunder Vista chosen as name for new P-8 school

The votes are in and the new P-8 school under construction in the Anthem community of Broomfield has a name and mascot.

The new school will be called Thunder Vista P-8 and the school mascot will be the Buffalo.

The name and mascot, as well as school colors, were announced after community members got to vote on their top choices earlier in September.

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school building

Architect selected for Horizon High School bond renovations

Denver-based LOA Architecture has been selected to lead the design process for bond renovations and improvements at Horizon High School in Thornton.

Horizon is scheduled to receive $5.5 million in improvements as part of the Adams 12 Five Star Schools Bond program. 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.


 

students in class

Students and community partners plan future CTE programs

More than 90 students, staff, parents and community partners worked with Adams 12 Five Star Schools and Cuningham Group Architecture Sept. 20-21 to formulate next steps in planning for Career and Technical Education (CTE) programming and expansion in the Five Star District.

Thanks to the 2016 Bond Program, the Five Star District will invest more than $24 million into the development of a second CTE campus as well as improvements and renovations to our existing CTE facility, the Bollman Technical Education Center.


 

construction site

First phase of STEM Lab expansion, renovation pushes forward

The first phase of the STEM Lab renovation and expansion hit the four-month construction mark in September with work continuing on the school's 25,000 square foot expansion as well as renovations to the existing east portion of the building.

The first phase remains on schedule for a May 2018 completion with work then beginning on the reconstruction of the west side of the building.


 

Upcoming Events - View Calendar
Attendance Boundary Open House #1
Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Parkside Community Center, Broomfield
Attendance Boundary Open House #2
Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Meridian Elementary, Broomfield
Attendance Boundary Open House #3
Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2017, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Five Star Educational Support Center
Coffee with the Thunder Vista P-8 Principal
Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, 9 to 10 a.m.
Parkside Community Center, Broomfield

 

Recent News

Planning reaches final stages for Summer 2019 bond projects

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:00am

More than 30 projects anticipated for next summer

Planning is reaching the final stages on more than 30 construction and improvement projects planned for Summer 2019 as part of the ongoing 2016 Bond Program.

Projects range from new construction such as the start of work on a new district Career and Technical Education Center to ongoing projects, including the completion of a two-year renovation of STEM Lab in Northglenn and larger ...

Interior, exterior work continues on STEM Lab [video]

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 2:30pm

School remains on schedule for August completion

As a new calendar year began, interior work on the second of two, 25,000-square-foot expansions to the building got under way as exterior work continued.

By mid-January, the new main entry to the building was being framed, providing a look at the final shape of the building. Exterior brick work was more than a quarter complete with much of the building wrapped in a thick sheet of ...