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

January 2019: The new middle school wing is shaping up nicely and according to plans. Foundation and concrete block work continue as the steel trusses arrived on site to be set in the next couple of weeks. Steel work on the mezzanine is in place and air handlers arrive next week. Tenting of the area in the next two weeks will allow the pouring of the concrete floors. Electrical is underground as is a temporary gas line hookup, which will allow for interior work to begin soon. The goal is for brick exterior work and window installation to begin in early April.


  • Construction began summer of 2018, estimated completion is August 2019
  • Heavy equipment and foundation work occurred summer of 2018
  • Interior construction will take place during the 18-19 school year, safely sealed off from students
  • Additional wing will be 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
  • Replace chiller and boiler
  • Conceptual drawings are shown

‚Äčexterior conceptual drawings of middle school wing

drawing of middle school building layout

Tennis Courts & High School Parking

Tennis Courts 

January 2019: Tennis courts are 90% complete. The spring will see some additional work on the two southwest courts, as well as final landscaping. Teams are looking forward to using the courts this spring. The parking lot adjacent to the tennis court area is second coated and needs a few final details completed when spring arrives.

  • 12 new tennis courts will be 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 will include additional spectator viewing areas
  • Construction is scheduled to begin after graduation 2018
  • Current middle school tennis courts will be removed and the space used as a grass practice field
  • Additional parking areas will be built in the south parking lot of the high school and also west of the building creating 66 new spaces
  • Estimated completion for parking will be Labor Day 2018 and tennis courts late Fall 2018

tennis court and parking drawing

Elementary Restrooms

Elementary Restrooms

  • Construction will begin summer of 2018
  • Estimated completion date Labor Day 2018
  • Restroom Upgrades to Dorr, Baker and Steeby Elementary Schools

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 will receive new roofing in select areas
  • Remove and replace portions of Baker Elementary roofing
  • Construction will begin summer 2018

High School Media Center & Other Upgrades

High School Media Center Remodel & High School Other Upgrades

January 2019: High school media renovations will be ready for bid the end of January with bid opening tentatively scheduled for February 14. Work in these areas will begin as soon as the students and staff are out of the buildings for the summer break.

  • Construction will begin summer of 2019
  • Media Center remodel will include new furnishings and windows, areas for student collaboration
  • IT Department will move to the high school
  • Exterior siding will be 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

drawing of high school exterior with new aluminum panels

Bond Projects