Aug. 1, 2019
Photo 1: construction has leveled out the pit area to expand the commons, and a new skylight provides natural daylighting.
Photo 2: solatubes brighten the hallways by bringing in natural daylighting.
July 29, 2019
July 19, 2019
Photo 1: aerial view of the construction area for the media center addition shows crew members constructing framing for the concrete footings.
Photo 2: this is what the framing looks like on the ground.
Photo 3: the back parking lot is under construction to provide additional staff parking during the school day.
Photo 4: roofing work continues; note the skylight being constructed on the left center over the commons area.
Photo 5: the pit area is being demolished and will be leveled to expand the commons area.
Photo 6: hallways have been covered with special sheetrock to provide additional seismic bracing; crew members have begun painting as ventilation work continues overhead.
June 21, 2019
Photo 1: Grading continues on the site for the media center addition and roof repair and reroofing begins.
Photos 2 and 3: Tiles have been removed from ceilings and sheetrock from walls to allow for upgrades to ductwork, wiring and shear walls.
Photo 4: A new classroom (created from the old library) has been sheetrocked. Piping work continues.
Photo 5: The cafeteria area is being renovated.
June 17, 2019
All the concrete and grass areas have been removed from the area for the media center addition.
June 11, 2019
The concrete has been broken up and excavated in the area for the new media center addition.
May 22, 2019
Walls and doors in the new classrooms have been framed, and sheetrock is being installed on the interior walls.
May 10, 2019
In the old library, crews have demolished the interior and are now installing the framing, ductwork and cabling for six new classrooms. Some lockers were moved from the hallways to make way for future doorways into the classrooms.
April 30, 2019
As work continues on demolishing the old library inside, crews stage equipment and materials in the outside courtyard. This area is now closed off and inaccessible to non-construction personnel.
Architect's Virtual Tour
Aug. 14, 2018 - Neighborhood Meeting
Evergreen Middle School's bond project to expand the school was presented at a neighborhood meeting. Exhibits included the proposed site plan, building elevations, and floor plans. Attendees had the opportunity to ask questions of the project architects and consultants. See the meeting notes and exhibits.
Construction is expected to begin by summer 2019, subject to completion of design and construction documents, as well as land use and permit approvals. The project is expected to be completed in summer 2020.
June 18, 2019 - renovation begins on interior hallways, cafeteria/commons, and existing classrooms.
June 6, 2019 - light grading and removal of the concrete in the area of the media center addition begins.
April 29, 2019 - demolition work on the old library has begun.
March 19, 2019 - Project crews have started mobilizing and installing security fencing around the addition construction area.
April 2018 - started schematic (rough) design phase.