Geothermal test wells--the first step in preparation for the system to support a net zero school--were dug in fall of 2020.
With combined verification of the Board of Education and the School Building Committee that the plans meet the Educational Specifications and are within the approved budget, the plans were submitted to Connecticut’s Office of School Construction Grants & Review
Tree-clearing continues to remove unhealthy trees from the edge of the construction site.
The building is being constructed in three segments. Workers are erecting structural steel in Area A while perimeter foundations are being formed in Area B, and in Area C form footings and foundations are being installed while also pouring concrete at the retaining walls. Waterproofing is being applied at retaining walls, and dampproofing on foundation walls.
Complete the geo-thermal well-drilling, and install geo-thermal tubing.
Install perimeter and site drainage
Interior furnishings, fixtures and way-finding plans finalized so procurement can begin