August Construction Update
Woodland Hills Elementary School – 1120 S 95th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266-9020
- Classroom furniture has been delivered and installed. Remaining furniture for Library and office area to be delivered on Friday, Aug. 9. Playground equipment installation is complete. Gym floor installation is underway. Final building inspection scheduled for Monday, Aug. 12. Site-work is on going.
Vince Meyer Learning Center (1917 Facility) –430 Ashworth Drive, Waukee, IA 50263
The Board approved the schematic design and improvements to the 1917 facility, now named Vince Meyer Learning Center, at the September 10, 2012 Board of Education meeting. These improvements include new windows (respecting the architectural integrity of the existing building), an elevator, new lockers, and some minor HVAC adjustments. Fifth graders from Waukee Elementary will attend the Vince Meyer Learning Center in fall of 2013.
- Overall building is 90 – 95% complete with final inspections scheduled for Friday, Aug. 9. Playground installation is underway. Change Order #3 – $4,742.00 (add) – 10 different items – a combination of owner requests, unknown conditions, City requirements and plan omissions. (Action Item)
Timberline – 2605 S.E. LA Grant Parkway, Waukee, IA 50263
The design process for school buildings consists of three (3) stages of development. (1) Schematic Design (2) Design Development and (3) Construction Documents. The estimated cost for this project is approximately $25 million and will be paid for using SILO funds. Firmer cost estimates will be provided as we continue to move through the planning phase. The work is slated for a July 2015 completion date.
- Site work in underway…. Academic wing building pad is at grade. Footing excavation and pouring are underway with masonry walls to begin next week.