2016 Bond Program News Articles

Look back at a busy summer of bond work [Video]

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 3:45pm

Projects deliver on promise of safer, updated learning environments for students

Summer 2018 delivered a dozen 2016 Bond Program construction projects focused on providing safer, updated spaces for students at schools across the Five Star District.

Take a look back at some of these projects and the impact they are making on students and staff.

Five Star Schools 2016 Bond Program Summer Recap Video

Video of Five Star Schools 2016 Bond Program Summer ...

Ribbon cuttings celebrate completed bond projects

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 2:00pm

New school, expansions provide more space for students

With construction complete, September was a chance to celebrate three bond construction projects that a met a bond goal of increasing space for students.

Ribbon cutting ceremonies took place at the new Thunder Vista P-8 in Broomfield as well as at Arapahoe Ridge and Cotton Creek elementary schools in Westminster, where both schools were expanded to eliminate mobile classrooms.


STEM Lab back in construction mode

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 1:00pm

Demolition work finished, ground work underway on new wing

After a summer focused on demolition work, construction is back under way at STEM Lab in Northglenn.

The school is in the midst of a two-year, $20 million renovation and rebuild project made possible through community support of the 2016 Bond Program.

In early August, construction equipment finished clearing the last of the rubble from the July demolition of the building's ...

Summer of bond work finishes

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 1:00pm

Students return to updated, enhanced schools

Some improvements they could see, some they could not, but students at a dozen district schools returned to schools this month that were updated, safer, and, in some cases, bigger thanks to community support of the 2016 Bond Program.

The largest summer of work since a $350 million bond question was approved by voters in November 2016, which included new construction and renovations at ...

District School Connectivity Project underway

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 1:00pm

Project will build new district fiber network

A recently started fiber construction project is designed to meet the network and Internet connectivity needs of Adams 12 Five Star Schools for years to come.

Construction work for the district’s School Connectivity Project got underway in August. A new district-wide dark fiber network was identified as part of the 2016 Bond Program. Dark fiber refers to a network where the district ...