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School Board Director Maddie Names and Superintendent Tim Yeomans celebrating with students at our Groundbreaking Ceremony

Exterior Design of the new Northwood Elementary School

First Floor floorplan of Northwood Elementary.

Second Floor floorplan of Northwood Elementary.

Northwood Gym/Commons Design




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November 13th, 2018: CE&C is working on the roof. The coverboard, foam, and vapor barrier has been applied. Shingles have even arrived on site. Windows are still going in and mechanical, electrical, and plumbing work is ongoing.
November 6th, 2018:
The windows are going in. The water barrier is on and the brick wainscot is going in as well. The East mezzanine is getting duct work put in. The steel erection for the gym/commons is going up around the 15th. 
October 30th, 2018:
The mezzanine is sheet rocked, taped, painted, and has duct work done.
October 23rd, 2018:
The roof is on and the East and West wings are pretty much dried in. Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing work is beginning. The gym/commons in the back will be framed soon.
October 2nd, 2018:
The roof deck and vapor barrier is on. The gym and commons steel will be erected soon.
September 4th, 2018:
The weather has been a challenge lately but the project is still moving along well. Fall protection anchors are now in place.
August 28th, 2018:
CE&C has started framing upstairs. The downstairs is all framed. Paving will happen tomorrow and work on the street widening is happening as well.
August 14th, 2018:
The East wing is the focus for steel erection. The roof trusses are up and CE&C will start on exterior wall framing on the West wing.
July 24th, 2018:
The crane is coming back tomorrow to work on steel erection for the gym/commons and east wing. There is some right of way work going on right now related to the turn lane/widening the road.
July 17th, 2018:
Steel erection continues. The last piece of slab will be poured tomorrow.
July 3rd, 2018:
The second to last piece of the slab was poured. Steel erection is going up.
June 26th, 2018:
Columns started going up yesterday. Next week CE&C will pour more of the slab. The majority of the structural steel is on site.
June 19th, 2018:
The slab under the gym/commons has also been poured. There is a lot of structural steel on site.
June 12th, 2018:
CE&C poured the north slab. Steel is arriving and so far delivery has been going smoothly and on-schedule.
June 5th, 2018: The slab will be poured tomorrow and Friday. CE&C has been working on civil work and prepping to pour the slab.
May 29th, 2018:
CE&C is working on slab prep and putting gravel in. Electrical conduits are going in and the sewer connection is getting put together. CE&C is working on grading around the back. CE&C is doing a phased slab pour and plans to do their first pour around June 5th.
May 15th, 2018:
CE&C is building wall forms and pouring concrete today. They are also importing and exporting soil daily.
May 8th, 2018:
CE&C is working on wall forms and starting back-filling. Utility sleeves are also going in. The connector to Northwood Estates is going to be paved next week.
April 24th, 2018:
We have a big concrete pour happening next week (about 300 yards). Another 300 yards will be poured the week after that.
April 17th, 2018:
The grounds are still pretty wet. There is a steel delivery coming in today and the team has been working as they can. The first footing pour is next week. 
March 6, 2018: Northwood Elementary celebrates beginning of construction

Project Details and Specs

Northwood Infographic


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March 27th, 2018: Wet weather has temporarily caused the civil contractor to suspend footing excavation. Work continues on access road and utilities.
March 20th, 2018
: Our contractor is working on an access road for construction trucks. They will build the road, put a layer of asphalt, and use it for access once it is complete.
March 15, 2018: We officially have a building permit from the City of Edgewood!
March 12, 2018: Our scheduling kick-off meeting will be on 3/13/18. 
March 6, 2018: The contractor started working on the access road and put up fencing starting on the 1st. They have their trailer in place and they also started working on some of their retention facilities. Our groundbreaking was last Friday and it was a blast! Click here to read the news story and see photos from the event.
February 27, 2018
: We have our pre-construction meeting with the city this week and they'll issue our permit then. Construction starts Thursday! We will move the playground equipment this week. It will be placed at Waller Road Elementary with temporary fencing to keep students off, and then it will be officially installed over Spring Break. The old wood structures at Waller Road will be removed and disposed of.
February 20, 2018: We're still working through permitting issues. Our new playground supervisor begins work on 3/1 and we are having a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday 3/2.
February 13, 2018: 
We're still waiting on our construction permit but it should be in any day now. We're putting a fence up next week and removing some play equipment to prepare the construction site. Our Director of Education Planning observed recess, student drop-off, and pick-up with the principal and gave recommendations on traffic flow ideas during construction. As a result, we hired an additional paraeducator to keep our students safe during recess time!
February 6, 2018: Over president's day weekend we are going to put in a walking track and move some picnic benches, tetherball poles, etc. to prepare for construction beginning 3/1. Our "live camera" will be coming in soon!
January 2, 2018: We moved a portable classroom over break.
December 12, 2017: After our Bid Opening we have selected an apparent low bidder.
December 6, 2017: Bid Opening Day!
November 8, 2017: Bid Advertisement #2 went out today.
November 1, 2017: Bid Advertisement #1 is out today.
October 20, 2017: We have our constructability report in hand!

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10.11.2016 Community Meeting Invitation
10.11.2016 Community Meeting Presentation
Welcome to the new Northwood Elementary
2015 Bond Project Timeline
Bond Project Architects Selected
Architectural Firms Move Forward
Design Advisory Team Story
Northwood Elementary Educational Specifications
Elementary Educational Specifications