Bond Newsletter

Updated on Wed, 01/31/2018 - 2:42pm
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The Five Star Schools monthly bond e-newsletter will provide updates and information on new construction, renovation and upgrades at all district schools as part of the district's $350 million bond program.

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January 2018: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program

  • Construction moves briskly on STEM Lab Renovation
  • Construction on new Thunder Vista P-8 keeps pace in January
  •  First month of Arapahoe Ridge construction complete 
  • Cotton Creek expansion moves forward after water slows work
  • First bond improvements take place at Horizon High School

December 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program

  • Elementary school expansion projects begin
  • Families of new school under construction give final steel beam proper send-off
  •  Bond-purchased Chromebooks make instant impact in schools

November 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program

  • First phase of STEM Lab work on pace for 2018 finish
  • Thunder Vista passes quarter completion mark; exterior, interior framing continues
  •  Construction to begin in December on two school expansion projects
  •  District earns scholarship from Center for Green Schools

October 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program 

  • Bond funds keep iPads in hands of Cherry Drive students
  • Architect chosen for Northglenn High School renovation project
  •  Steel goes up for STEM Lab expansion
  •  Flurry of activity as Thunder Vista P-8 construction passes 5-month mark
  • Attendance boundary open houses draw community input 
  • Arapahoe Ridge, Cotton Creek expansions in final phases of design

September 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program 

  • Bond-promised Early Childhood Education Program expansion starts at Federal Heights
  • Thunder Vista P-8 chosen as name for new P-8 school
  •  Public invited to upcoming attendance boundary open houses
  •  Steel, concrete work continue on Thunder Vista 
  • Architect selected for Horizon High School bond renovations
  • Students and community partners plan future CTE programs
  • First phase of STEM Lab expansion, renovation pushes forward

August 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program 

  • Parents, community invited to view design, construction plans for school expansion projects
  • Community can vote on finalists for new P-8 school name, mascot
  • Steel work signals new phase of P-8 construction
  • Steady progress on STEM Lab renovation and expansion
  • Contractor selected for 2018 school renovation projects

July 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program 

  • Industry talks connect businesses with CTE expansion
  • New P-8 school continues to take shape
  • Name, mascot needed for new school
  • STEM Lab construction rolls forward
  • JHL Constructors to build school expansions

June 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program 

  • Out with the old: Demolition work paves way for reconstruction, expansion of STEM Lab
  • First walls go up at new P-8 school in Broomfield
  • Community, business leaders invited to help shape new CTE programming
  • LRPAC members update board on bond progress

May 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program 

  • ​Ground broken on STEM Lab reconstruction
  • Demonstration classrooms let students, staff test new technology
  • P-8 school construction trudges on through wet weather and mud
  • Architect tabbed to lead CTE design 
  • New signs spotlight bond project work

April 2017: Updates on the 2016 Bond Program 

  • ​Groundbreaking ceremony for STEM Lab set for May 18
  • Design work begins on schools scheduled for 2018 improvements
  • Benallo selected to lead new Anthem school
  • Construction starts on new school in Broomfield