General contractor: Branco Enterprises Inc.
Architect: Sapp Design Associates Architects Inc.
Engineers: Toth and Associates Inc., civil, structural, mechanical, electrical and plumbing, and geotechnical
Size: 7,400 square feet
Cost: $5.8 million
Estimated completion: June
Description: The project includes renovations to the school’s entrance and lobby, offices and cafeteria. A Federal Emergency Management Agency-rated shelter will replace the library and also become a media center, project officials say. The center also will host STEM classes with spaces for open collaboration and group learning.
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