Tarver Elementary School

3500 Summit Grove Parkway, Thornton, CO, 80241 - 720-972-5640 - Website
Tarver building 2016
Project rating - 2 $1.8-$2.2M
Project rating - 2

Construction - Here we go! With the planning and design phase complete, construction is underway at your school to accomplish the individual projects of your school's investment plan.

Latest Updates

Bond improvement work will continue at Tarver Elementary in Summer 2020.

Work will include:

  • Exterior door/window replacement
  • Improvements to Early Childhood Education classrooms

Bond improvement work took place in Summer 2019 and included:

  • Upgrades to the school playground
  • Improvements to specials classes including new stage curtains and storage (music), new sinks and storage (art) and new ceiling tiles in gymnasium
  • Crawlspace and plumbing repair work
  • Building electrical system upgrades
  • New main entry secured vestibule

Construction Start Year(s) 

2019: Crawlspace work as listed below in building structure; all work listed below in building systems/safety & security [minus technology upgrades]; all work listed below in renovations & remodels, playground work as listed below in equipment and furnishings - COMPLETED 

2020: All remaining work as listed below in building structure; and technology upgrades as listed below in building systems/safety & security

Building Structure

  • Repair building structure and systems in the crawlspace - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Replace access stairs and ramps to mobile classrooms - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Replace failing exterior windows and doors 

Equipment & Furnishings

  • Replace playground for safety and ADA accessibility - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019

Building Systems / Safety & Security

  • Improve cafeteria/kitchen plumbing components - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Relocate gas line for increased safety and current code compliance - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Replace deteriorating sewer system components - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Upgrade electrical components for increased capacity - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Install electronic card access to promote a safe and secure building - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Upgrade school intercom system to meet safety requirements - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Install digital security camera system - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019

Renovations & Remodels

  • Repair or replace specials (music, art, gym) program components such as wall panels, ceiling tiles, flooring and program specific equipment - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019

Instructional Upgrades

  • Each school is provided with funding for instructional upgrades that will be determined through a collaborative process with the school and community. Categories can include furniture, technology, space modifications, safety & security upgrades and specials/electives.