Construction is Underway!

November 02, 2021

November 2021 Construction Update

Middle School Addition

What happened this past month?

• Demolition of the existing Intermediate School building was completed and dirt was hauled in to infill old building site.
• Rock piers that will support the concrete footings were completed for entire addition.
• Concrete footings and foundation walls have been started, goal is to have these completed by 11/12.
• Electrical and plumbing are following along with foundation walls to rough-in any below grade piping.
• Mixing station & wash-out station were erected by the mason in for use in CMU wall erection which began 11/1.
Mason started on elevator shaft located in center of site and will then move to wall adjoining the existing high school.

What's up next?

• Building pad will receive rock in preparation for new concrete pad, and to provide pads for cranes to use when setting
the steel and precast panels.
• Steel beams will arrive on site mid-November and erection will start in the northeast corner of the building (where
future classrooms spaces will be located).
• Precast concrete wall panels and precast concrete roof panels will arrive on site late-November and erection will begin
in the new gym space.

Middle School October 2021 Construction Images

High School Renovation

What happened this past month?

• Concrete floor was poured back and work has resumed on the pump equipment installation.

What's up next?

Fire pump will be installed, then the final sprinkler and plumbing piping will be run connecting to equipment.
• A water shutdown will be scheduled once all equipment is in and connections are installed.

High School October 2021 Construction Images

Site Improvements

What happened this past month?

• Remaining underground utilities were run in areas under the new middle school addition.
• New transformer was set in existing mechanical enclosure behind high school and new feeds were run into existing
building and to feed new middle school building.
• New concrete pad for bleachers was poured by the track & discus fields.
• The O’Shea job tent is erected and in use! This is where we hold daily meetings with the contractors on site and bi-weekly check-ins with representatives from the school.
• Subcontractors have begun setting up their own job trailers and making a “home” for themselves on site.

What's up next?

The City of Maroa will complete their final connections to the new water loop servicing both the high school and
middle school – this will not impact the school or construction, but will benefit the city for future work.
• Construction will not begin on the new parking lots north and south of the Middle School building until Spring 2022.
Most of the work at this point will focus on the new building while winter conditions prevent much exterior work from
taking place.

Site Improvements October 2021 Construction Images

Middle School Construction