Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:03pm
School board officials have approved Monroe Comprehensive High School for a $35 million construction and renovation project. School leaders initially planned to renovate the school, but determined it would cost less to rebuild most of the campus. The project is being paid for with SPLOST money and state funding.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 1:49pm
City officials agreed to spend $2 million on a design and feasibility study to determine whether Somerville High School should be renovated or rebuilt entirely. The high school became eligible for Massachusetts School Building Authority’s assistance last winter, which could cut the city’s tab to build or renovate the school by as much as 80 percent.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:03am
Officials from both New Haven and West Haven turned out to celebrate the start of construction for the new, University of New Haven-affiliated Engineering & Science University Magnet School. The new five-story school will science, engineering and robotics laboratories when it opens in fall 2016.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:58am
Preparations are underway for two multischool sites in Cy-Fair ISD, an area poised to see thousands of new residents in the next decade. The 179-acre Hegar site will house an elementary, middle and high school campus while another 125-acre property will be the second site.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 09/11/2014 - 1:30am
Cost projections totaling $92.2 million for renovations needed across all of the buildings were presented to the Pennsylvania district's board. The majority of renovations come from repairs and replacements in the district's two oldest school buildings.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 09/11/2014 - 1:21am
The Pennsylvania Department of Education approved nearly $2.2 million in funding for five elementary schools in the York area as part of a funding rollout to schools across the state. The department in May identified 200 school construction projects across the state waiting for reimbursement.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:55pm
Lycoming County's school board has voted in favor of $35.9 million dollar renovation project to Montoursville Area High School.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/03/2014 - 11:30pm
A new joint venture between Midland County Schools and The Greater Michigan Construction Academy began this school year to provide district students an early start on apprenticeships into skilled trades. As the students move through the skilled trades content, they will receive a certification of each module through the National Center for Construction Education and Research.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/03/2014 - 11:18pm
Volusia County voters approved extending a half-cent sales tax that will pay for a new Pierson Elementary, replacing and renovating facilities and other capital expenses. The tax is expected to generate $32 million annually for 15 years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:15am
The steering committee for Klein ISD’s upcoming 2015 bond referendum is considering up to $690.6 million worth of new construction, campus additions and other expenses that could be placed on the bond referendum next May.