BOND UPDATES

Construction Updates

Construction sign with conesIn November of 2017, voters approved a $19.25 million bond to be used for additional instructional space and various facility improvements.  The district is working with the architectural firm Tower Pinkster and Triangle Construction on projects that will enhance the learning environment for students, increase instructional space, and maintain our current facilities.  

Any of the images on this page are conceptual drawings and might vary slightly from the completed project. The designs are a result of multiple meetings with input from staff and community members.

Those interested in offering bids for these projects can go to the SIGMA website or the District Bid Page.

Please refer back to this page to see the latest updates on all of the projects. If you have any questions, please contact the Superintendent’s office at 269-792-2181. Thank you!

Middle School Addition

Middle School Addition

 

 

  • Construction began summer of 2018, and completed in August 2019
  • Heavy equipment and foundation work occurred summer of 2018
  • Interior construction took place during the 18-19 school year, safely sealed off from students
  • Additional wing was added to the east side of the building that includes 10 new classrooms,2 Science Rooms, and 2 Large group instructional areas (STEAM and Orchestra) 
  • New, secure main entrance at the west end; new student entrance at new wing
  • Parent drop off will be moved to the west side of the building with a new bus drop off location at the south side of the building
  • Replaced chiller and boiler

‚Äčribbon cutting ceremony of new wing

new classroom and furniture

collaboration area

drawing of middle school building layout

Tennis Courts & High School Parking

Tennis Courts 

 

  • 12 new tennis courts were constructed at the site of the current high school courts. Due to the instability of the soil and the design aspect, the original proposal for courts on Wildcat Drive was moved to the high school
  • The new courts include additional spectator viewing areas
  • Construction began after graduation 2018
  • Current middle school tennis courts will be removed and the space used as a grass practice field
  • Additional parking areas were built in the south parking lot of the high school and west of the building creating 66 new spaces
  • The tennis courts were completed in Fall 2018

new tennis courts

new sun shelter at tennis courts

 

 

Elementary Restrooms

Elementary Restrooms

  • Construction began summer of 2018
  • Completion date Labor Day 2018
  • Restroom Upgrades to Dorr, Baker and Steeby Elementary Schools

dorr elementary new restrooms

Pine Street Upgrades

Pine Street Upgrades

  • Renovations will begin Summer 2018
  • Estimated completion Fall 2019
  • Elevator Upgrades
  • Install Fire Suppression System
  • Replace boilers; replace cooling system and chillers
  • Replace Gym HVAC system (heating only)
  • Replace Intercom/bell system
  • Furniture, fixtures and equipment
  • Enclose stairwell(s)

Roof Upgrades

Roof Upgrades

  • The high school received new roofing in select areas
  • Remove and replace portions of Baker Elementary roofing
  • Construction began summer 2018

new roof and panels

High School Media Center & Other Upgrades

High School Media Center Remodel & High School Other Upgrades

 

  • Construction began summer of 2019
  • Media Center remodel will include new furnishings and windows, areas for student collaboration
  • IT Department moved to the high school
  • Exterior siding was replaced with aluminum panels to match WUFAC and Science Wing panels
  • Select restroom upgrades
  • Security system upgrades
  • Railing in main gym bleacher area will be replaced 
  • Press box will be remodeled with insulation and siding; new roof 
  • Estimated completion will be in 2019

metal trim on high school siding

 

Bond Projects