School Construction Project


Evergreen Elementary School Construction

Project Review

Size 99,886 SF
Capacity 761 Students
Budget
$39.4 Million
Architect BCRA
Contractor Skansa

Construction Updates

  • December 2016
  • November 2016
  • October 2016
  • September 2016
  • August 2016
  • July 2016
  • June 2016
  • May 2016
  • April 2016
  • March 2016
  • February 2016
  • January 2016
  • December 2015
  • November 2015
  • October 2015
  • September 2015
The school is now ready for the first phase of moving curriculum and second semester materials from the old Evergreen Elementary School. The remainder of the move will occur during the holiday break, at which point teachers will set up their classrooms to begin instruction in the new school on Tuesday, Jan. 3.

The contractor is finishing up corrections from the “punch list,” final commissioning for all building systems and last minute touch-ups.

New furniture has been installed and district information technology services staff is installing computers and telephones for staff and teachers.

Evergreen Furniture in Classroom
Furniture has been added to classrooms at Evergreen Elementary School.
Colorful Art Panels
Colorful art panels enhance the hallways at Evergreen Elementary School.
Evergreen Landscaping
Landscaping is complete at Evergreen Elementary School.
Evergreen welcome sign
The welcome sign outside the administration office of Evergreen Elementary School.
Evergreen Gym
Sound panels add a colorful touch to the gymnasium at Evergreen Elementary School.
 

 

The new Evergreen Elementary School project is expected to reach substantial completion in early November, which means the contractor has completed work to the point that the district can begin moving in furniture and other items. Any remaining work is minimal finish work. The contractor is beginning to remove job trailers from the site and completing final landscaping details. New furniture is being installed throughout the building as the contractor completes final finish details and punch list activities. After winter break, students and staff are scheduled to return to the new school when school resumes in January 2017.
Entrance of Evergreen Elementary School
A view of the entrance to the administration office at Evergreen Elementary School
Classroom cabinets at Evergreen
Classroom cabinets have been installed at Evergreen Elementary.
Administration area at Evergreen
The administration area is nearing completion at Evergreen Elementary School.
Evergreen Gym
The gym is ready for students at Evergreen Elementary.
View of Evergreen hallway
A view of the hallway carpets and elevator at Evergreen Elementary School.
 

 

Classroom finishes are continuing to include final installation of acoustical ceiling tile, cabinetry, carpet and flooring
and cubbies. Light fixtures, tack able wall surface and wood classroom entry details are going into the hallways. The
mechanical and electrical contractors are working on trim and final connections. Kitchen equipment is installed and is
being set up and connected to systems. The gym floor has been laid and the final finish coats are being added. Final
paving around the site has occurred and parking spaces and other pavement markings are being applied.

Students and staff are scheduled to move in to the new school when school resumes after winter break in January 2017.

Evergreen Gym Floor

The gym floor has been laid and final coats are being added at Evergreen Elementary School

Evergreen Hall Lights

Hall lights at the new Evergreen Elementary have been installed.

Evergeen Kitchen

Kitchen equipment is bing installed at Evergreen Elementary School.

Evergreen bus loop

A view of the bus loop at Evergreen Elementary.

 

Progress continues on the new school. Flooring is being layed and the exterior siding is being completed. Installation
of the elevator, ceiling tile and casework is ongoing. Site work, including fencing, clean up and paving preparations,
continues. Students and staff are scheduled to move in to the new school when school resumes after winter break in January 2017.
Work continues on the covered playshed at the new Evergreen Elementary 

A view of the parent dropoff at Evergreen Elementary

 

The kindergarten play area is ready for students at Evergreen Elementary School

An overall view of the new Evergreen Elementary School.

 

The exterior siding and interior walls are being painted. The classroom cabinet/casework is being installed on schedule. The ceiling grid and tile is going in throughout the building. All playground equipment has been installed along with the playground surfacing. The kitchen equipment is being installed including the walk-in cooler and freezer. In the commons and multipurpose room, the terrazzo flooring contractor has started their work and it is well underway. Throughout the building, the tile flooring and tile wainscoting is underway and carpet installation began in late July. The installation of the elevators has begun. Students and staff will be in the new school when school resumes after winter break in January 2017.

Work on the Terrazzo flooring continues at Evergreen

Steel canopy walkways have been installed at the new Evergreen Elementary.

The kindergarten playfield is completed at the new Evergreen Elementary School.

Classroom casework has been completed in many classrooms as ceiling work is continuing at Evergreen Elementary School

 

The landscaping subcontractor has drill seeded grass for the main playfield and trees and shrubs have been planted in the main parking area.

Concrete sidewalks are being finished, as well as the underlayment for the areas where play tile and play equipment will be installed later.

Window and siding installation continues.

The covered walkway canopy has been installed and the front entrance canopy installation is underway.

Painting is being done in first floor classrooms and classroom casework is being installed.

Ceiling grid work is being installed, which will hold the acoustical ceiling tile and play equipment for the kindergarten play area is being installed.

Windows Installation
Window installation continues at the new Evergreen Elementary School.
View of the new Evergreen Campus
A view of the new Evergreen Elementary campus.
Classroom casework in Evergreen
Classroom casework has been completed in many classrooms at Evergreen Elementary School.

Covered Walkways at Evergreen

Covered walkway canopies at being installed at the new Evergreen Elementary.

 

Exterior brick work is proceeding and is almost complete. Installation of the plank siding is also occurring. Steel canopies, which make up the covered entrances and walkways, are taking shape. Plumbing, HVAC and electrical contractors are working inside as walls are now framed and drywall installation is underway. The roof is complete except for final trim. Landscaping and site concrete and asphalt paving are on track; some final paving and concrete is in place.

Glazing work being done at the new Evergreen Elementary.

Work continues on the outside of the new Evergreen Elementary.

Framing continues in the multipurpose room at Evergreen Elementary.

Framing work for the monument outside the new Evergreen Elementary continues.

 

The school structure is built to the point where it’s now water tight. Window installation has begun. Seeding of the ball fields has been done. Interior framing is being completed and spray insulations begins soon. The majority of the brick exterior has been completed.

A view down a hallway at the new Evergreen
Elementary.

The classroom interiors are taking shape at the new
Evergreen Elementary.

Progress has been made on a classroom wing of the new Evergreen Elementary.

A view from outside the new Evergreen Elementary.

 

The bus loop and parent drop off parking are paved with a temporary asphalt base course (ATB). As permanent fencing is installed, the contractor will remove temporary fencing, which will open up a newly built walking path along Blaine Avenue for foot traffic. Roofing and interior and exterior framing is well underway. Irrigation installation continues.

A view of the Main entrance and bus loop at the new Evergreen Elementary.

Work continues on the parent drop-off/visitor parking loop at Evergreen Elementary

Progress has been made on the roofing and brick veneer placement at the west end of the new Evergreen Elementary.


The ceremonial last beam was place on March 24. The official "top" of the new Evergreen Elementary is marked by an American flag.

 

Roofing is underway at the new Evergreen Elementary School. Exterior and interior framing are also underway with installation of insulation to follow. Brick veneer and exterior siding are next. Site concrete is going in and landscaping for playfields has begun. The mezzanine mechanical units are in place. The play shed steel installation has begun. Brick veneer is going up on the gym building.

A view of the interior stairway at the new Evergreen Elementary.

Insulation has been added to a wing at Evergreen Elementary.

The entrance is taking shape at the new Evergreen Elementary.

An overall view of the new Evergreen Elementary.
Concrete block installation for the gymnasium is complete and scaffolding is coming down. Permanent fencing is being installed around the ball and playfields. All the structural steel is on site and gymnasium trusses will arrive soon. Exterior framing has begun.

A classroom wing at Evergreen Elementary takes shape.

Construction crews pour a concrete slab at Evergreen Elementary

Work on the stage area continues at Evergreen Elementary
 

 

Steel is being delivered and erected beginning with the classroom/ administrative wing. Structural masonry of the gym/multipurpose area has begun. Installation of fencing is underway and fence fabric is stockpiled on site. Site concrete for sidewalks, fencing mow strips and curbs is progressing. All concrete slab pours are on schedule.

Work continues on the classroom wing at Evergreen Elementary

Fencing material has been delivered to Evergreen Elementary

Steel joists are ready to be erected at Evergreen Elementary
 

 

Scaffolding is being installed so the vertical installation of the concrete block can continue. The mechanical and electrical subcontractors are working through the underground installation in trenches. The steel for the stage is installed in the multipurpose area and parking lot paving is almost complete. Structural steel arrives in mid-December.

Evergreen mechanical/electrical trenches have been excavated in administr4ation area.

Work on the gym and stage continues at Evergreen Elementary

Staff parking area at Evergreen Elementary

 

Sidewalks and site concrete are going in. The classroom wing is being prepped for the first slab on grade pour and the first steel erection, which ties into the concrete block at the stage, occurs in early November. Underground electrical and plumbing is progressing from the classroom wing to the gym area.

Site concrete work as Evergreen Elementary continues.

Sidewalks are being poured at Evergreen Elementary

The contractor is preparing for the "caillary break" beneath classroom wing at Evergreen Elementary

 

The contractor is in the process of balancing the site; the “pad” for the building, fields and parking has been
established. Plumbers and electricians are on site to begin the underground plumbing and electrical installations.
Excavation for the foundation and footings is next.
Site clearing has begun and will continue through September. Logging is complete and balancing and grading of the site is underway in preparation for underground utilities.
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