March 2023 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

  • Started storm sewers at 90th Street
  • Grading on the east side will follow 90th Street work 
  • Mason is complete
  • Chilled and Hot water supply and return piping is complete, currently circulating water  
  • Area A
    • Ceilings installation is progress 
    • Flooring has started
    • MEP rough-in is complete
    • Overhead inspections from the City are complete 
    • Final painting has started 
    • Casework installation has started and is ongoing
    • Locker installation has started
    • Bathroom tile is complete 
  • Area B
    • All exterior framing is complete
    • Exterior brick work is complete
    • Installing glass on B1 Lobby
    • Overhead MEP rough-in has been completed
    • Drywall installation and finishing 2nd floor is complete
    • Framing of Learning stairs is complete
    • Electrical and duct-work has started, commons is completed
    • Painting in commons ceiling has finished
    • 1st Floor drywall is ongoing
  • Area C
    • Servery Terrazzo has started
    • Kitchen Equipment has started and is ongoing 
    • Boiler room equipment is being set and hook ups is continuing
    • Cooling Tower has been set
    • Gym has been painted and lights are installed; baskets and gym equipment completed, ready for flooring
    • Kitchen porcelain tile flooring is done
  • Area D
    • Exterior framing is complete
    • Sheathing and waterproofing has been completed
    • Chilled and hot water supply and returns are completed
    • Masonry work has completed 
    • Interior framing is completed
    • Overhead Inspections are ongoing
    • D2 has been painted
    • D2 casework has started
    • D1 sheetrocked is complete 
    • D1 drywall finishing has started and is continuing 
    • Remaining windows are being installed
  • Scheduled to open Fall 2023-24

Valerius Elementary Construction Progress Update Video – Early April 2023