With all the excavating going on at Schroeder Field, you may be wondering why they're moving so much dirt to put in a synthetic turf. What does it take to lay down some artificial grass, anyway? A lot, actually. Steve over at FieldTurf put the process into three steps...read more
Work has begun to put in a new turf at Schroeder Field. The process from start to finish takes six to nine weeks, so there's plenty of time to come by and watch the progress. Here's what the fabulous new field will look like when it's done.read more
We took a look at a few more schools in Tacoma last week to get additional function and design ideas for the three new elementary schools we'll be building. With the great work of the Ed Spec team, notes from the open house, and several great school examples in...read more
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Safety & Security
Door access control, video surveillance, exterior lighting, communications systems
Adding & Updating Classrooms
Elimination of portables, added classrooms, updated career and technical classrooms
Repurpose Catlin Elementary for non K-12 use and replace with a new school on Lexington property. Rebuild Beacon Hill and Wallace Elementary on their existing sites.
Upgrade plumbing, heating, ventilation, cooling, roofs, windows, siding