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High Plains Elementary

High Plains Elementary School

2248 Vintage Dr., Colorado Springs

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Project Details

Project Manager

Matt Hood

​Scope of Work

Remodels/Additions - $650,000

  • Remodel entry to improve security
  • Remodel library and computer lab

Fairness Formula Projects - $264,979

The School Site Improvement Committee identified fairness formula projects - a list of recommended projects. The list will be prioritized and completed as budget allows.
  • Exterior Improvements
    • Moving sheds / garbage receptacles outdoors to increase visibility and supervision / safety on the playground
    • Addition of a track and outdoor fitness circuit for student activity and learning
  • Exterior Lighting - Outdoor lighting for safety; addition of one parking lot light and upgrading outdoor fixtures
  • Exterior Signage - Replace school marquee in the front of the building and add one to the rear for increased communication to the community
  • Furniture, Fixtures, and Equipment - Addition of flexible learning environment furniture in classrooms (21st century learning)

Facilities Audit - $200,000

  • Electrical Service - Upgrade electrical capacity

Technology Infrastructure

  • Replace hardware that enables wired and wireless connections to the Internet.

​In Progress

Fairness Formula

  • Outdoor Fitness Circuit: Work ongoing
  • Classroom Furniture: purchase and installation planned for summer 2019
  • Digital Marquee sign: order in progress and installation anticipated to occur over summer 2019

​Completed Projects

  • Replaced hardware that enables wired and wireless connections to the Internet. The front office and library were excluded to accommodate remodeling work
  • Sheds relocated to new site away from playground
  • New exterior lights installed
  • Entry remodel complete
  • Library and computer lab complete
  • Electrical upgrade complete
  • New furniture in library, work room, and admin areas installed
  • Purchased and installed new kiln