Thornton Elementary School

991 Eppinger Boulevard, Thornton, CO, 80229 - 720-972-5660 - Website
Thornton Elementary building 2016
Project rating - 1 $1.3-$1.5M
Project rating - 1

Complete - New and improved! We're excited to say, your investment plan is now complete. This process was a collaborative effort. With your help, we're engaging and inspiring all students to innovate to achieve and succeed in a safe environment.

Latest Updates

Bond improvement work at Thornton Elementary, which took place in Summer 2019, included:

  • Technology upgrades in all classrooms
  • Secure vestibule entrance for the front of the school
  • Renovation and upgrade of the library
  • Upgrades to the gym, music and art rooms
  • New permanent walls and new windows in every classroom

Construction Start Year(s) 

2019: All proposed work listed below in building structure, building interiors, building systems/safety & security, school grounds, and renovations & remodels - COMPLETED

Building Structure

  • Replace failing exterior doors - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019

Building Interiors

  • Replace failing flooring in critical locations - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019

Building Systems / Safety & Security

  • Improve cafeteria/kitchen plumbing components - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Replace aging plumbing fixtures - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Replace deteriorating sewer system components - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • Install digital security camera system - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019

School Grounds

  • Repair/restore failing sidewalks and stairs - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019

Renovations & Remodels

  • Remodel priority items, such as ceilings, walls, floors, windows, doors, painting upgrades, paving restoration, lunch rooms, classrooms and bathrooms *Significant Renovation - COMPLETED SUMMER 2019
  • 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.