Update on New School Central Office

The School Board Tuesday morning received an update on the construction of a new central office.  A representative of the architectural firm, Sherwood Bailey told the board their working schedule has the new building ready for occupancy around the first of next year.

Here is the schedule he laid out:

Advertising for Bids approximately May 11.

Bid opening June 8-11.

Special Board Meeting called to award the contract to a successful bidder.

Construction underway in Mid-June.

The contractor will have 199 calendar working days to complete the building.  Partial occupancy would come within 4 weeks of the end of the 199 day period.

The next scheduled meeting of the School Board will be May 10th at 4:30 pm.