2016 Bond Program News Articles

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 ...

On schedule STEM Lab project moves ahead in December [video]

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:45pm

Interior work on building expansion to begin soon

Construction on the reconstructed STEM Lab in Northglenn moved ahead in December and remains on pace for an August 2019 completion.

The school is in the midst of a two-year renovation and reconstruction. Phase 2, which began this past summer, involves the construction of a 25,000-square-foot expansion on the west side of the building. A similar expansion was completed on the east side ...

District completes sale of second and final set of bonds

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 10:30am

Money will support later phases of bond program improvement work

Adams 12 Five Star Schools has completed the planned second and final sale of general obligation bonds as part of the successful passage of a $350 million bond program approved by the Five Star community in 2016.

The sale of $65 million in bonds was completed Nov. 28, 2018, and will support later phases of school and facility improvement work planned as part of the five-year bond ...

School Connectivity Project cuts district path [video]

Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 8:15am

Construction effort to expand, diverge into multiple phases in early 2019

Construction on Five Star Schools own fiber optic network will launch into a new gear in early 2019 as work expands into multiple phases.

The first of four planned phases of work, installing conduit for lateral fiber connections at each district school and facility that will eventually connect to a soon-to-be-constructed network backbone, got underway in August 2018. The work, under ...

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