PK-8 School

About the PK-8

  • The new $52.5 million 74,000 SF school may open as early as the 2021-2022 school year and will serve 490 students in preschool through grade 8
  • The PK–8 school will be the first new traditional school built since 1981 that will expand the district's capacity; it will provide additional spaces for programming and community use
  • The school will be built with the flexibility to convert to a full middle school or elementary school in the future if needed

DAG Role

  • Provide high-level design guidance
  • Provide input to design team and executive committee
  • Give feedback on general design direction
  • Provide feedback on options/alternatives
  • Act as ambassadors for the project

Updates

April 27, 2020

May 8, 2020

May 15, 2020

May 22, 2020

Read the statement on the placement of power lines on the PK-8 site here


Timeline

PK-8 School

  • Design: November 2019 – Summer 2020
  • Construction: Summer 2020 – Fall/Winter 2021

Location: Steamboat II

About the future site of our new PK-8 school

Acquired: 1997

Acres: 35.15 + potential additional 36

Jurisdiction: Routt County

School Permitting Authority: State

Water: City of Steamboat Springs or Metro District

Sewer: Metro District or Septic System

Traffic Infrastructure Required:

    • Traffic signal at Highway 40 and CR42
    • Northbound turn lane
    • Westbound deceleration turn lane

DAG Members

SSSD Parents

  • Quint Friesell
  • Brie Neppl
  • Casey Quillen
  • Suzie Romig

SSSD Administration

  • Dr. Brad Meeks
  • Dr. Celine Wicks
  • Joe Laliberte
  • Brandon LaChance
  • Jay Hamric
  • Katy Lee (BOE)
  • Pascal Ginesta

Owner’s Rep/Architect

  • Colleen Kaneda - Owner’s Rep
  • Matt Porta - Architect

Meeting Presentation



Community Members

  • Margie Huron
  • Larry Jordan
  • Heidi Spengler


SSSD Staff

  • Dan Brabec
  • Susie Gruben
  • Ann Henderson
  • Alex Masse
  • Cory Truelove
  • Julie Warnke




Meeting Minutes

School Program

Timeline