May 3, 2021
Photo 1: scaffolding has been constructed to prepare for upcoming brickwork, starting with the north wall of the gym.
Photo 2: construction of the restroom area continues.
Photo 3: the main HVAC ducts have been delivered and stand ready to be installed.
April 12, 2021
Photo 1: framing of the mezzanine area outlines the PE and custodian offices on the left, boys and girls bathrooms in the middle, and a single, ADA bathroom on the right. Above the offices are the HVAC mechanical units.
Photo 2: a view from the inside of the gym showing ceiling framing and other construction so far.
Photo 3: this aerial view shows the "skeleton" structure of the gym as it continues to develop.
April 5, 2021
Photos 1-2: the crew continues to install framing for the ceiling grid in the gymnasium.
Photo 3: at the base of the gym, crew members apply a tarry-like adhesive to the concrete and then affix insulating foam panels.
March 30, 2021
Photo 1: the interior of the gym skeleton.
Photo 2: crew members install framing for the gym ceiling.
Photo 3: installation of exterior sheathing for the gym building has begun.
Photo 4: aerial view of gym after painting and start of exterior sheathing.
March 15, 2021
Photos 1-3: the structural steel is being painted. Soon, metal panels will be installed over these "bones" of the gym skeleton.
March 8, 2021
Photos 1-3: all the roof beams have been assembled; now, the mezzanine section is being added to the structure
Photo 4: a crew member continues attaching roof joists to secure the beams as his partners work on the mezzanine area.
March 3, 2021
Photos 1-4: the roof beams are being erected and crew members assemble them in place.
Feb. 28, 2021
Feb. 16, 2021
Photo 1: this aerial view shows the full gym construction site at the back of the school, just after recent snow.
Photo 2: the gym's foundation is covered with protective blankets as the concrete underneath continues to "cure" to hardness.
Feb. 10, 2021
Feb. 2, 2021
Photos 1-3: grading and compaction continue on the foundation base. Half of the base is already covered with sheeting, over which rebar will be added which will reinforce the upcoming poured concrete.
Jan. 25, 2021
Photo 1: crew members take measurements along the gym's retaining wall. Orange paint is then used to mark construction lines on the foundation area.
Photo 2: drainage trenches have been backfilled along the retaining wall.
Photo 3: this aerial view shows how the foundation base has been compacted and is being prepared for an upcoming concrete pour, expected within a couple weeks depending on the weather.
Jan. 19, 2021
Photo 1: work is being performed on two levels of the foundation, including backfill and compaction on the foundation base as well as laying fabric for the drainage pipes that will be placed around the footings.
Photo 2: a crew member compacts the rock for the foundation base. Concrete will be poured over this base in a few weeks.
Photo 3: crew members work in the trenches to lay fabric for the foundation drainage pipes. The drainage fabric helps prevent dirt and rock from getting into the perforated pipes.
Photos 4 and 5: aerial views of the site show the work on the gym foundation and the rest of the site.
Jan. 11, 2021
Jan. 7, 2021
Photos 1-3: crew members continue building the frames to pour concrete for the foundation footings.
Dec. 28, 2020
Photos 1-4: part of the concrete has been poured for the foundation footings, and crew members continue building up the forms for additional pours.
Dec. 21, 2020
Photos 1-3: crew members continue constructing the forms for the concrete footings for the gym.
Dec. 14, 2020
Photos 1-3: forms are being constructed in which concrete will be poured for the gym's foundation footings.
Dec. 7, 2020
Photo 1: crew members are trenching the storm drains.
Photo 2: an aerial view of the construction site shows the trenching area.
Nov. 30, 2020
Photo 1: gravel placement and grading continue on the site.
Photo 2: orange markings indicate placement of utility lines or conduits.
Photo 3: orange shoring will provide safety as crew members work in underground manhole trenches.
Nov. 23, 2020
Gravel has been brought in to help stabilize the site and reduce mud, enabling construction vehicles to move around better. The foundation area also has been covered with heavy-duty plastic sheeting to protect it from too much water.
Nov. 9, 2020
Work has started on excavating and grading the new gym site.