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Prop S updates

8/24/2023 - 

At tonight's board of education meeting, Webster Groves School District Chief Financial/Operating Officer Pam Frazier gave the community an update on summer construction projects, including maintenance and repair updates and major improvements to district buildings.

From athletic field improvements to energy-efficient boiler installations and security system upgrades, Prop S is making a significant impact in our schools. Here's a closer look at the projects currently underway and how they are benefiting our schools as of August 2023:

Selma Field

Additional soil materials brought in and field laser graded
New grass "springs" added for improved playing surface

Boiler Replacement Package

Installation tie-in and commissioning are ongoing over the next few months
New cooling towers installed at Clark and Edgar Road
Delivery and placement of new energy-efficient boilers in boiler rooms

Roof Top Unit Package

Currently in the design stage
Project to be completed in two phases due to the number of units needing replacement

Door/Window Package

Districtwide survey has been completed
Clark, Edgar Road, Givens, and Ambrose Family Center will address doors first
Design development is in process for Hixson's two-story classroom wing
Other school sites are also in the design process

Knight Auditorium Package

Design meetings are complete
Work is anticipated to take place in the summer of 2024

Safety/Security Systems

Needs survey for each building has been completed
Several security alarm system upgrades have been completed

For a complete list of updates due to Prop S, click here.