September Construction Update

Woodland Hills Elementary School – 1120 S 95th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266-9020

September Update:

  • Punch-list items remaining in the building.  Unfinished site- work yet to be completed.  Woodland Hills Change Orders totaled $42,838. This amount consists of two C.O.’s, one from Food Service that involved changing equipment that didn’t make it into the bid or addendum.  The second is a City of WDM request to widen a sidewalk along 95th St., this amount was fully reimbursed to us by the City.


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 included new windows (respecting the architectural integrity of the existing building), an elevator, new lockers, and some minor HVAC adjustments. Fifth graders from Waukee Elementary started the school year at Vince Meyer Learning Center.

September Update:

  • A few punch-list items remaining in the building.  Seeding of site still remaining.  Approve Certificate of Substantial Completion.  (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.

September Update:

  • Site work, footings and masonry are on-going.  Underground mechanical and sanitary sewer rough-in are underway.  Parking lot paving to begin the last week of September.

560 Southeast University Avenue
Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone 515.987.5161
Fax 515.987.2701