2016 Bond Program News Articles

Thunder Vista makes its move

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 3:00pm

With substantial construction complete, school staff moves in

Boxes of books stacked in rooms waiting to be unpacked. Chairs and shelves in need of a final strategic location.

After more than a year of construction, the new Thunder Vista P-8 in Broomfield resembles any run-of-the-mill weekend moving project. Except on a much, much, larger scale.

Substantial completion of construction on the new 144,000-square-foot school wrapped up in ...

Walls come down for continued STEM Lab renovation

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 11:30am

Demolition makes way for planned second phase of construction

Out with the old to make way for the new.

A large portion of the remaining STEM Lab building, once Northeast Junior High, came down in July to make way for Phase II of the two-year renovation and reconstruction project.

The process got under way in early July as demolition contractors used large backhoes to nibble away at the edges of the west side of the building as they ...

Construction approaches completion on two school expansions

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 3:45pm

Arapahoe Ridge, Cotton Creek additions to debut in August

The rush is on to complete a pair of large elementary school expansion projects as the clock winds down to the start of a new school year.

Bond-funded expansion projects at Arapahoe Ridge and Cotton Creek elementary schools, both in Westminster, have been under construction since December 2017. Arapahoe Ridge will add about 18,000 square feet of building space with 12 new classrooms. ...

Stay informed on Summer 2018 school bond improvements

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 7:45am

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Demolition begins in Phase II of STEM Lab project

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 8:45am

Destruction of building's west wing to make room for new classroom wing

Work is moving ahead this summer on the demolition of the west wing of STEM Lab, part of Phase II of the Northglenn magnet school's two-year renovation and reconstruction project.

By late June, the school's former commons section had been demolished, effectively separating the renovated east portion of the building, which includes the gym, cafeteria and just completed east classroom ...