2016 Bond Program News Articles

Welding students playing role in new CTE campus construction

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 9:00am

Bollman students building welding booths for new campus

Construction is continuing on the new FutureForward at Washington Square campus, expected to open in the 2020-2021 school year.

And, while construction workers are helping the new campus in Thornton take shape, welding students at the existing Bollman Technical Education Center are getting to play an important role in the construction process and putting their welding skills to work ...

Walls go up on FutureForward campus construction

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 8:45am

New CTE campus expected to open in 2020-21 school year

Construction on the FutureForward at Washington Square took a large, visible step forward in November.

The 67 massive, pre-cast concrete panels for the high-bay learning spaces that will house diesel automotive, welding and construction programs were installed throughout the month of November. Construction in the month of December will included the pouring of concrete slabs and the ...

School Connectivity Project construction nears 50-mile mark

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 10:45am

Project expected to be completed in Spring 2020

Construction of the main backbone for a new fiber network for the Five Star School District is more than halfway complete and on schedule for a Spring 2020 completion.

Construction work on the district’s School Connectivity Project - a new district-wide dark fiber network identified as part of the 2016 Bond Program - began in August 2018. Dark fiber refers to a ...

Celebrations continue in October for completed bond work

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 11:45am

Bollman, The Studio School showcased upgrades

As the final touch-ups from a busy summer of bond work continued across the Five Star District, October was an opportunity for continued celebrations of transformative work at multiple schools.

Watch this special thank you video from Five Star Schools students and staff

Five Star Schools Summer 2019 Bond Thank You

Video of Five Star Schools Summer 2019 Bond Thank You

This ...

Vertical construction near for FutureForward campus [video]

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 10:15am

New campus scheduled to open in 2020-21 school year

Construction pushed ahead in October on the FutureForward at Washington Square campus in Thornton. Activity included continued installation of foundation grade beams and underground utilities.

Those activities are intended to pave the way for November, which will include the pouring of the building’s concrete slab and raising of pre-cast concrete walls for the building’s career ...