Playground, Modular, FFE

  • A visit to the school in October shows the bond projects being actively utilized by the students. This was a successful launch of bond work at Farmington View - next up are renovations to the building and improvements to the bus/parent dropoff areas in summer 2021.

     Farmington View classroom with flexible furniture

    The flexible furniture takes on different configurations depending on the classrom. Storage options allow students to hang their backpacks underneath the desk, on their chair, or in their cubbies.

    Farmington View classroom technology

    New classroom technology includes new projectors and screens.

    Farmington View modular building

    The modular building houses two classrooms and a restroom (so students no longer need to go into the main building).

    Farmington View playground in use

    Students enthusiastically try every feature on their new playground, run on the rubberized tile surface, and play on the all-weather turf play area.

     

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August 7, 2018

  • Synthetic turf installation Photo 1: Synthetic turf has been installed on the play area. After some heating and settling, the turf will be cut to shape, stretched across the surface, and tacked into place.

    Smoothing of modular area Photo 2: The area in front of the modular building is smoothed out after completion of pipework.

    Septic tank installation Photo 3: The new septic tank has been installed.

July 31, 2018

  • Farmington View play structure
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    (Above) Installation of the play structure is complete. Next is the installation of the rubberized tile over the concrete base.

    (Below) Trenching and pipework continue around the new modular building.

    Trenchwork around the modular building

July 24, 2018

  • Farmington View play structure

    The crew is wrapping up the installation of the play structure.

July 16, 2018

  • Modular building being moved into place Photo 1: The modular building is being moved into place, ready for the final installation.

    Work begins on play structure

    Photo 2: Work has started on installing the play structure. The swing set is in place, and holes are being dug for additional posts for the rest of the structure.

July 10, 2018

  • Construction of foundation of modular building Photo 1: The project manager and contractor discuss next steps in preparing the foundation for the modular building.

    Farmington View play area compaction

    Photo 2: Contractors work on compacting the pervious base for the play area.

July 3, 2018

June 18, 2018

  • As soon as school dismissed for the summer, our contractors started on their summer 2018 projects.

    Outside, the playground was being cleared in preparation for the new play structure and play area (also see renderings). The portables will be demolished and removed to make way for a new, two-classroom modular building.

    Inside, old furniture was being removed to make room for new flexible furniture.

Milestones

  • Aug. 31, 2018 - all projects completed before the start of the school year.

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  • July 16, 2018 - the modular building is placed, and work begins on the play structure.

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  • June 20, 2018 - first portable is demolished and removed.

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  • June 19, 2018 - playground cleared, old furniture removed.

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