Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Multiple schools in DD2 are undergoing upgrades to their main entrances in order to stay up to date on security measures.
At DD2s board meeting March 24 Facilities Director Rick Rogers gave an update on the renovation projects occurring with the listed schools. The capital needs for each schools security along with budget amounts is as follows:
Alston Middle: renovate front office/reception area - $135,000
Beech Hill Elementary: reconfigure front office, add glass wall and doors to limit access - $85,000
Dubose Middle: add security walls / relocate main entrance; added canopy renovation to project - $250,000
Fort Dorchester High: renovate office for added space and security - $175,000
Gregg Middle: entrance/reception renovation - $150,000
Fort Dorchester Elementary: add glass wall to left of lobby - $10,000
Spann Elementary: add storefront with doors at front office - $35,000
Knightsville Elementary: front office lobby/reception alteration - $15,000
Newington Elementary: nothing noted for facilities infrastructure $85,000
Oakbrook Elementary: front lobby renovation - $75,000
Oakbrook Middle: add security walls/renovate entrance, reception - $85,000
Rollings Middle: add some glass walls at reception? - $12,000
Summerville Elementary: office vestibule school, expanded concept to correct additional issues including front - $350,000
Summerville High: add storefront and office remodel - $25,000
Windsor Hill Elementary: front office renovation, same as Beech Hill - $85,000
The total estimated projected total comes to $1,487,000 -- excluding Newingtons amount because that project is scheduled for summer 2015.
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