Thornton Elementary School

991 Eppinger Boulevard, Thornton, CO, 80229 - 720-972-5660 - Website
Thornton Elementary building 2016
Project rating - 1 $1.3-$1.5M
Project rating - 1

Bond Passed - You did it! Thanks to your support, on Nov. 8, 2016, the $350 million bond passed and will benefit every student, every school and every community.

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The 2016 Bond Program provides every school with funding for needed building improvements. See below for Thornton Elementary's specific construction timeline of projects. 

*To ensure the bond program provides significant investments in every student, every school and every community, the Five Star District used six primary considerations to determine the timeline of districtwide and school-by-school investments over the course of the multi-year bond program.

Construction Start Year(s) 

2019: All proposed work listed below in building structure, building interiors, building systems/safety & security, school grounds, and renovations & remodels

*Timeline for Instructional Upgrades is dependent on the specific upgrades selected by our school community. More information to follow.

Building Structure

  • Replace failing exterior doors

Building Interiors

  • Replace failing flooring in critical locations

Building Systems / Safety & Security

  • Improve cafeteria/kitchen plumbing components
  • Replace aging plumbing fixtures
  • Replace deteriorating sewer system components
  • Install digital security camera system

School Grounds

  • Repair/restore failing sidewalks and stairs

Renovations & Remodels

  • Remodel priority items, such as ceilings, walls, floors, windows, doors, painting upgrades, paving restoration, lunch rooms, classrooms and bathrooms *Significant Renovation
  • Repair or replace specials (music, art, gym) program components such as wall panels, ceiling tiles, flooring and program specific equipment

Instructional Upgrades

  • Each school is provided with funding for instructional upgrades that will be determined through a collaborative process with the school and community. Categories can include furniture, technology, space modifications, safety & security upgrades and specials/electives.