October 2022 Design and Construction Update

District Administration is working closely with our design team (DLR Group) and contractors (Stahl Construction). Below you’ll find an updated summary of actions that have been taking place for Valerius Elementary.


Valerius Elementary

  • Grading on the east side begins in a couple of weeks
  • Curb and gutter, saw cutting of pavement has started; removal and curb placement will follow
  • Area A
    • Duct installations have been completed 
    • Drywall started in electrical and mechanical rooms on 1st and 2nd floors and classrooms
    • MEP rough in has started and is ongoing on the 2nd floor; 1st floor is complete with exception of tie-ins 
    • In-wall inspections from the City have started 
    • 2nd floor framing is 90% complete 
    • Sprinkler mains and branch are complete
    • Duct/pipe insulation ongoing 
    • FEMA windows are here and will be installed end of October
    • Refrigeration has started
  • Area B
    • All exterior framing is complete
    • Exterior sheathing is being completed this week with brick to start next week
    • MEP rough in has started
    • Interior second floor framing started is about 75% complete
    • Sprinkler installation has started
  • Area C
    • Interior CMU ongoing roughly 85% complete. 
    • Window installation in gym area will be complete this week
    • Metal Wall Panels will start this week
    • MEP rough in is ongoing
    • Boiler room equipment is being set and hook ups done
  • Area D
    •  Exterior framing is complete
    • Sheathing and waterproofing has started
    • Chilled and hot water supply and returns have started
    • Masonry will start in the next few weeks
  • Scheduled to open Fall 2023-24

Photo Credit: Stahl Construction