2016 Bond Program News Articles

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 ...

Construction moves ahead on new district CTE campus w/video

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 4:15pm

Foundation, utility installation highlights September work

Construction moved ahead in September on FutureForward at Washington Square, the district's new career and technical education campus, with work mainly focused on concrete foundation work.

Watch a video update for more information on construction progress for the new school scheduled to open in the 2020-21 school year.

FutureForward at Washington Square - September 2019 ...

Utility work dominates early FutureForward construction

Friday, August 30, 2019 - 9:00am

New career and technical education campus planned to open in Fall 2020

There's plenty of work happening at the construction site for the district's new FutureForward at Washington Square campus in Thornton.

But most of the work happening now can be easily missed by the average site passerby and it will also ultimately be invisible to students and staff who will call the new career and technical education campus home.

As is almost always the ...