Aug. 12, 2019

Aug. 1, 2019

  • Photo 1: construction has leveled out the pit area to expand the commons, and a new skylight provides natural daylighting.

    Evergreen's construction of expanded commons area

    Photo 2: solatubes brighten the hallways by bringing in natural daylighting.

    Evergreen's hallway solatubes

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.

    Aerial view of media center addition construction area

    Photo 2: this is what the framing looks like on the ground.

    Construction of frames for media center footings

    Photo 3: the back parking lot is under construction to provide additional staff parking during the school day.

    Aerial view of back parking lot construction

    Photo 4: roofing work continues; note the skylight being constructed on the left center over the commons area.

    Aerial view of roofing work

    Photo 5: the pit area is being demolished and will be leveled to expand the commons area.

    Demolition of the pit 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.

    Hallway are painted 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.

    Aerial view of Evergreen project site

    Photos 2 and 3: Tiles have been removed from ceilings and sheetrock from walls to allow for upgrades to ductwork, wiring and shear walls.

    Crews work on ceiling wiring

    School hallway with exposed ceiling and wall

    Photo 4: A new classroom (created from the old library) has been sheetrocked. Piping work continues.

    Piping work in new classroom

    Photo 5: The cafeteria area is being renovated.

    Cafeteria renovations  

June 17, 2019

  • All the concrete and grass areas have been removed from the area for the media center addition.

    Media center construction area

June 11, 2019

  • The concrete has been broken up and excavated in the area for the new media center addition.

    Evergreen construction site

May 22, 2019

  • Walls and doors in the new classrooms have been framed, and sheetrock is being installed on the interior walls.

    Sheetrocking of classroom interior

    Framing for exterior classroom door

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.

    Remodeling of old library HVAC ducts for new classrooms
    Installing ductwork in new classrooms Framing for doorways to new 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.

    Crews prepare for construction on the new library/media center

April 29, 2019

April 18, 2019 - Groundbreaking

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.

Milestones

  • June 18, 2019 - renovation begins on interior hallways, cafeteria/commons, and existing classrooms.

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  • June 6, 2019 - light grading and removal of the concrete in the area of the media center addition begins.

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  • April 29, 2019 - demolition work on the old library has begun.

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  • March 19, 2019 - Project crews have started mobilizing and installing security fencing around the addition construction area.

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  • Aug. 14, 2018 - Neighborhood meeting held. See notes.

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  • April 2018 - started schematic (rough) design phase.

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