District’s capital project work continues this summer

July 9, 2017

SGFCSD Building Our Future LogoThe $57.8 million capital project that South Glens Falls voters approved in December 2015, is well underway and on schedule to be completed in 2020.

“We are excited to begin the first significant phase of capital project improvements that will be made across the district,” said Superintendent of Schools Michael Patton, Ed.D. “We’d like to thank our staff and community for their cooperation and patience during construction and renovation. We will continue to keep you updated on our timeline and progress.”

Here’s a timeline of what has happened so far and what upcoming projects and construction you can expect to see throughout the district.

Harrison Avenue and Moreau elementary schools, along with Oliver W. Winch Middle School and South Glens Falls High School, will be closed to the public this summer. View specific summer building information here.

Summer 2016

High School parking lot project was completed.

Summer 2017

The following projects will be under construction and completed:
Harrison Ave. Elementary School: Site work, which includes construction of a new traffic pattern, additional parking, reconfiguration of the bus loop, and new playground equipment.
Moreau Elementary School: Site work, which includes construction of a new traffic pattern, additional parking, reconfiguration of the bus loop, and new playground equipment.
South Glens Falls High School: Crawlspace asbestos abatement.
Oliver M. Winch Middle School: Crawlspace asbestos abatement.
The new transportation/maintenance building, which will be located on Harrison Avenue at the current location of the lower bus garage, will be started and is scheduled for completion in December 2018.

Spring 2018

Classroom additions will be started at Ballard Elementary School and South Glens Falls High School.

Summer 2018

Interior renovations will be started at the following schools:
Ballard Elementary School (Scheduled completion Summer 2019.)
Tanglewood Elementary School (Scheduled completion Summer 2019.)
Harrison Ave. Elementary School (Scheduled completion Summer 2019.)
Moreau Elementary School (Scheduled completion Summer 2019.)
SGF High School (Scheduled completion Summer 2020.)

Summer 2019

Interior renovations will be started at Oliver M. Winch Middle School. (Scheduled completion Summer 2020.)

Fall 2020

Project completed.

For site plans and additional information, visit the district’s capital project section here.

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