Palo Alto Weekly

News - August 24, 2012

What happening on Palo Alto campuses

CONSTRUCTION

School Project Budget Completion

Gunn

Aquatic center: pool, showers, etc. $4.862 M June 2009

Industrial Arts bldg. $5 M Jan. 2010

Air conditioning in existing rooms $2.3 M Summer 2011

New 24,000 sq. ft. gym $12.9 M By January 2013

28-room math/English bldg. plus 5-room language bldg. $25 M By Fall 2013

Paly

Multi-use field facing Churchill $3.5 M Feb. 2011

27-room math/history bldg. plus 25,000 sq. ft. media arts $37 M By Fall 2013

Stadium field project $5.1 M By early 2013

Tower Building improvements incl. new windows, boiler $1.5 M By early 2013

Jordan

6th grade classroom wing, new cafetorium, gym modernization, various classroom upgrades $19.9 M In 2013

JLS

7th-8th grade classroom wing, new science labs, classroom and gym updates $17.2 M By early 2014

Terman

Library addition, office renovation, new drama classroom, and gym and classroom upgrades $13.3 M By various dates in 2013

Ohlone

2-story 4th-5th grade bldg. $11.7 M January 2012

Fairmeadow 2-story 4th-5th grade bldg., plus other upgrades $9.5 M By spring 2013

Duveneck

8-room 4th-5th grade bldg., plus 2-room kinder, plus 3-room 1st grade $11.1 M By fall 2014

All schools

Technology upgrades: moving from desktops to laptops and tablets, plus printers $1 M a year for 8 years

All elementary

Interactive whiteboards plus "sound assists" $1.6 M

IN DESIGN

Paly

Performing Arts Building: 592 seats, orchestra pit, fly tower $24.4 M

Gunn

Miranda parking/drop-off $3.9 M

FUTURE

Paly

Library renovations None listed

Building 300 renovations

Weight/fitness room

Gunn

Performing arts complex None listed

Student activities area

Spangenberg modernization

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