UPDATE: Wednesday, February 20 - the Allegheny Valley School District has CLOSED due to weather conditions.
|The new courtyard area.||The tile in the kitchen.|| The kitchen flooring being put
|Playground area outside of the
|One of the new technology
|One of the new music rooms.||Stage area of the gymnasium.||Inside the gymnasium.|
|Outside of the new classroom wing.
||The new traffic loop.||The interior of the gymnasium.||Cafeteria student seating area.|
|One of the new classrooms.
||Courtyard view of the music rooms.
||Kindergarten - grade 1 hallway.
||Inside entry to the music rooms.
August 22, 2018 - The District was informed on Friday, August 17 that they had received the Temporary Occupancy Permit for the
existing building and the new classroom wing. These areas were approved by the township inspector to be used by staff and students. In addition,
paving of the front parking lot, staff parking area, and the new traffic loop has been completed. Painting and installation of signage are
currently being completed for start of school. Construction on other areas of the building continues. Photos above show progress on all locations,
including the gymnasium addition, the classroom addition, traffic loop, and the interior areas of the building. Contractor work on the kitchen
area, gymnasium, and main office areas continues.
What to expect when starting at Acmetonia Elementary School
|The gymnasium addition.||The Acme courtyard, music
|The interior of the classroom
|Renovations in the kitchen
June 26, 2018 - Work on all areas of the project continue. Photos above show progress on all locations, including the gymnasium
addition, the classroom addition, and the courtyard. Contractors continue on the kitchen area, and renovations have started on the main office,
guidance, and main entry areas. Sitework continues in the front of the building to install the new bus loop and paving for the parking areas.
|The gymnasium addition.||The Acme courtyard (Apr. 2018).||The interior of the classroom wing (Apr. 2018).|
|The gymnasium addition.||The Acme courtyard (Mar. 2018).||The elevator area, from the lower level.|
March 15, 2018 - Work on all areas of the project including the gymnasium addition, the classroom addition, the courtyard, and
areas of the building. Contractors have placed some of the steel and will complete that part of the project soon. Weather continues to produce
some delays, however many areas of the project continue to make up time on the schedule due to the improving weather conditions.
|The classroom addition area.||The Acme courtyard (Jan. 2018).||The gymnasium addition.|
|The Acme courtyard (Dec. 2017)||Area of the new classroom wing.||Area of the gymnasium addition.|
December 15, 2017 - Framework for the new classroom wing and the gymnasium addition has been placed. Demolition work in the courtyard has been completed. Work on site utilities, grade beams, a retention basis, and the new parking lot continue.
October 18, 2017 - Workers will begin taking down ceiling tiles in the hallways to prepare drawings for various new systems.
October 11, 2017 - Changes to Building Routine
Recent changes to the daily building routine include the closing of the gymnasium. Although this area will not be used, alternative arrangements are being made for students. Physical education classes will continue to be held. The District looks to begin the options as soon as arrangements can be finalized.
September 18, 2017 - Members of the Board of School Directors and the Superintendent broke ground for the project. Construction is scheduled to begin the week of October 2nd.
At a special meeting on August 1, 2017, the Board of School Directors awarded contracts to the following companies for the Acme Project:
|General Contractor||Mike Coates Construction Company||$6,097,689|
|Plumbing||Wheels Mechanical Contracting||1,034,900|
|Asbestos Abatement||Canfield Development, Inc.||17,900|
|General Casework||Northeast Interior System, Inc.||124,290|
|Fire Suppression Equipment||SA Comunale Company, Inc.||337,330|
|Food Service Equipment||Todd Devin food Equipment, Inc.||264,800|
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