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Critical Facility Upgrades at Existing Schools

Critical Facility Upgrades are projects that will improve safety, security, and extend the life of the building. Projects are planned for every school in the district and include repairs or replacement of roofs, HVAC systems, plumbing, and flooring. There are also mechanical and technology upgrades occurring in many schools, as well as restroom modernization. All bond-funded projects are scheduled for completion by December 2021.

Technology Bond Project Overview, Click HERE.

See the project list for each school:

Elementary Schools
Middle Schools
High Schools


Elementary Schools

Central Elementary 

ADA Elevator - July

ADA Elevator, July

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Installation of an elevator for ADA access to all 3 floors. Design and replacement of the old fire alarm systems with new digital fire alarm panels and devices.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Elevator: Final closeout documents provided, reviewed and accepted. Project closed. Fire Alarms: Bidding has concluded. Results provided to Facilities and Bond Oversight Committee for discussion and possible approval.

Fairmount Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Roofing restoration or replacement

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Construction has been completed. Awaiting contractor change order requests along with warranties and closeout documentation.

Lafayette Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Remodel Restrooms for ADA, Remodel Cafeteria, Mechanical Replacement and Domestic Water Lines. Fire Door replacement.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Restrooms, Mechanical, and Water: Complete. Fire Doors: Openings are currently being measured. The coiling door submittals have been reviewed. New coiling fire doors are being ordered.

Liberty Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Construction of a parent loop, additional parking spaces and sidewalks, along with repaving the old lot and sidewalks. Domestic water piping replacement throughout the school, as well as ADA upgrades of the existing facilities. This includes new fixtures, partitions, epoxy floors, lighting and the addition of new ceramic tile wainscots. Roofing replacement. Mechanical upgrades. Fire door replacement. 

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Paving: Continuing to work towards obtaining all closeout documentation, while also processing final project
change orders. Restrooms: We have closed the bidding phase of this project. Roofing: Contract Documents have been sent to the Contractor, HMKCO is awaiting return. Pre-construction meeting. Mechanical: Contracting a mechanical design firm for bid drawings and specifications. Project review and coordination with GAPS Facilities Department and Designer. Site visits with Designer. Fire doors: Openings are currently being measured. The coiling door submittals have been reviewed. New coiling fire doors are being ordered.

North Albany Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Full replacement of fire alarm system.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Project COMPLETE.

Oak Grove Elementary

Oak Grove has it’s own web page HERE.

Oak Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Roofing restoration or replacement

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Design reviews with GAPS Facilities. Bid document production. Defining the sections of each school roof that will receive restoration or complete reroofing.

Periwinkle Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Replace (19) Trane units (2) 1-1/2 Ton, (7) 3 Ton, (3) 4 Ton, (3) 5 Ton, (4) 7-1/2 Ton) and (1) makeup air unit with new package rooftop units. Mixing boxes and duct work for heating two classrooms with one RTU. Restroom modernization. Roofing.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Restrooms: Operation & Maintenance (O & M) Manuals received, reviewed and sent back to contractor for revisions.  Roofing: Construction has been completed. Awaiting contractor change order requests along with warranties and closeout documentation.

South Shore Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Paving and concrete upgrades throughout the District. Replacement, Coatings, New areas, Striping. Roofing restoration or replacement

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Paving: COMPLETE. Roofing: Design reviews with GAPS Facilities. Bid document production. Defining the sections of each school roof that will receive restoration or complete reroofing.

Sunrise Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Remodel Restrooms for ADA and Replace Old Drinking Water Pipes. Roofing. Mechanical upgrades.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Restroom: COMPLETE. Roofing: Construction has been completed. Awaiting contractor change order requests along with warranties and closeout documentation. Mechanical: Developing a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Design Services.

Takena Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Roofing restoration or replacement

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Design reviews with GAPS Facilities. Bid document production. Defining the sections of each school roof that will receive restoration or complete reroofing.

Tangent Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Roofing restoration or replacement. Restroom Remodel.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Restrooms: Operation & Maintenance (O & M) Manuals received, reviewed and sent back to contractor for revisions. Roofing: Construction has been completed. Awaiting contractor change order requests along with warranties and closeout documentation.

Timber Ridge

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
The project includes the modification of two Computer Labs on the first floor into Food Science lab and Paxton Patterson lab. A concrete slab outside of the Maker Lab will also be added. Two bond premium alternates are included in the project, renovation of the existing Computer Lab on the second floor into a Classroom and an adjacent Classroom will be renovated to a Science Lab.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Project COMPLETE.

Initial Design Drawings HERE.

Waverly Elementary

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Remodel Restrooms for ADA Compliance and Replace Domestic Drinking Water Pipes. Design and replacement of the old fire alarm systems with new digital fire alarm panels and devices. Roofing replacement

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Restrooms:Operation & Maintenance (O & M) Manuals received, reviewed and sent back to contractor for revisions. Fire Alarm: Bidding has concluded. Results provided to Facilities and Bond Oversight Committee for discussion and possible approval. Roofing: Contract Documents have been sent to the Contractor, HMKCO is awaiting return. Pre-construction meeting.


Middle Schools

Calapooia Middle 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Renovation of five spaces to include Woodshop, Maker Lab, Digital Lab, Classroom 15 and Food Science. Renovation of library to connect with an Applied Learning space is shown as a Bond Premium Additive Alternate as well as renovation work to the Clothing Lab. Misc. CFU projects include seismic upgrades, Locker Room and Restroom Updates, Food Science upgrades, and replacing plumbing fixtures and piping.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Project COMPLETE.

Initial Design Drawings HERE.

Memorial Middle 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Modification of the existing Science Classroom, Leadership Classroom, Food Science & Communications Classroom into a new Science Lab, Fabrication Lab, Maker Space, and Digital Lab; CFU projects include seismic upgrades, Locker Room and Restroom Updates, Food Science upgrades, roof replacement and replacing plumbing fixtures and piping.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Final Punch-list review and signoff of all the remaining work that has been completed, also closing out all Commissioning work required to meet the remaining contract requirements.

Initial Design Drawings HERE.

North Albany Middle

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Modify existing Art Classroom, Four Classrooms into CTE Labs and Classroom; Critical Facility Upgrades.

CURRENT ACTIVITIES
Final Punch-list review and signoff of all the remaining work that has been completed, also closing out all Commissioning work required to meet the remaining contract requirements.


High Schools

South Albany High 

South Albany High School has it’s own bond page HERE.

West Albany High

West Albany High School has it’s own bond page HERE.