Summer Renovations Are Wrapping Up
In the courtyard, a new stairwell is being installed, which will be accompanied by hallways on the first and second floors to increase building circulation for students and staff.
The concrete deck for the new gym and pool bleachers was installed and work continues on the concrete block walls for the new pool
Renovation work continues inside the building
Renovations on the third floor are ongoing and projected to be complete by the end of November. Currently, workers are installing flooring, ceilings, casework, and bathroom partitions.
Renovation work in the locker area on the first floor near the fitness and technical education hallway is progressing, with painting and ceilings now complete. Workers are currently finishing polished concrete floors and installing lockers and casework.
Students at West High School participated in a “Careers in Construction” panel on November 1, where construction industry professionals presented on careers in various areas of Construction Management
For additional information or questions, visit the MMSD construction page.
Did you know?
Findorff and key partners are hosting “Careers in Construction” panels at the four main high schools that are part of the 2020 Facilities Referendum construction projects. At West High School, students participated in the first panel on November 1 focused on Construction Management. Upcoming career panels at West include Architecture & Engineering on November 8 and Construction Trades on November 15.
Renovations in the third floor women’s restroom are ongoing, including new plumbing, fixtures, and tile, with new partitions soon to follow
In the third floor science classrooms, new casework and finishes are being installed
A new stair tower is being built inside the courtyard area, which will improve building circulation
Behind the scenes, new water pumps and expansion tanks in the boiler room have been installed and provide hot water for the existing systems