2016 Bond Program News Articles

Look for the 2016 Bond Program headed to your mailbox

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:45pm

Publication updates community on investment in district schools, facilities

Want to know everything that's taken place since the community supported the Adams 12 Five Star Schools bond question in November 2016? Interested in what's still ahead at your school or your community?

Look for the 2016 Bond Program Community update headed to your mailbox in early March. The publication includes updates on:

Bond construction projects currently under way Projects ...

Schools prepare to put bond money to work in classrooms

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 12:30pm

Instructional Upgrade bond money brings new technology options

When the 2018-2019 school year starts in August, classrooms in nearly a dozen schools are expected to be showcasing the latest in classroom technology thanks to money from the 2016 Bond Program.

As part of the bond program, each district school was designated a specific amount of Instructional Upgrade (IU) money that they could work with their school community – parents, students and ...

Construction nears peak on Thunder Vista P-8

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 11:45am

New school about 65 percent complete

As the Thunder Vista P-8 construction process moves into March, construction activity is near a peak level.

Adolfson & Peterson Construction (AP) site superintendent Kevin Harrison estimates there are more than 200 employees on the site on any given day. The list of workers includes heavy equipment operators, ironworkers, masons, plumbers, pipefitters, sheet metal workers, welders ...

Cotton Creek construction accelerates in February

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 1:15pm

Expansion being built for 2018-19 school year

Site challenges that slowed initial progress on the Cotton Creek expansion were left behind in February as construction accelerated on the project.

Drilling and pouring of foundational caissons finished in February, which allowed work to begin on the preparation and pouring of concrete grade beams and foundation walls for the Westminster school's 14,000-square-foot addition. By the end ...

STEM staff tours new building addition

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 8:30am

First phase of work pushing toward summer completion

With the first phase of construction on STEM Lab in Northglenn now past the halfway mark, school teachers and staff got an up-close look at the construction during a recent tour.

The school is in the midst of a multi-phased, $20 million renovation that will transform the 47-year-old building into a state-of-the-art learning environment for more than 700 students from across the ...