2016 Bond Program News Articles

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 ...

Celebrations ahead for finished bond construction projects

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 1:00pm

New P-8 school, pair of expansions finished in August

Adams 12 Five Star Schools will celebrate the completion of three major bond construction projects during the month of September.

Construction recently wrapped on the year-plus construction of the new Thunder Vista P-8 in Broomfield as well as classroom expansion projects at Arapahoe Ridge and Cotton Creek elementary schools in Westminster.

All three projects were identified as ...

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 ...