Abilene School District Construction
"....our most precious national resource; our children, our future citizens”,
- Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Bond Issue passed!
1210 - Yes
570 - No
Web Site Updated: 5-29-15Renderings.pdf
Private Web Sites: (semi-private web sites available for subcontractors and suppliers)
Timelinefor the Abilene School District's Facilities Study including steps thathave been taken and potential future steps. Supporting documents areprovided including Board of Education meeting minutes.
►Step 1: Board Receives 6-4-12 Facility Study from Dr. Kent Steward (Facility Study) (Dr. Stewart Response)
►Step 2: [8-22-12] BOE approves motion to Begin Master Plan Facilities Study with HTK Architects (BOE Minutes)
►Step 3: [12-10-12] Report from TRANE on Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (BOE Minutes) (/UserFiles/Servers/Server_321530/File/Trane.pdf)
►Step 3: Board Reviews Needs from Master Plan Process
Meeting 1 with Architect: [12-19-12] (BOE Minutes)
Meeting 2 with Architect: [1-21-13] (BOE Minutes)
Meeting 3 with Architect: [2-4-13] (BOE Minutes)
Meeting 4 with Architect: [2-27-13] (BOE Minutes)
Meeting 5 with Architect: [5-8-13] (BOE Minutes)
(Conceptual Drawings 1) (Conceptual Drawings 2) (Conceputal Drawings 3)
►Step 4: Citizen's Advisory Group (CAG)
Meeting 1: [6-28-13] Review of Needs from Master Plan including Conceptual Drawings and Stewart Study (CAG Meeting Minutes) (Surrounding Community Mill Levy rates)
Meeting 2: [July - August, 2013] Tours of the all schools including football stadium accompanied by Maintenance Director
Meeting 3: [8-21-13] Information from Staff, Administration, Dr. Stewart, and Bond Consultants (Dr. Stewart Response) (Staff Survey)
Meeting 4: [9-11-13] Discussion to begin identifying needs (CAG Meeting Minutes) (Bond and Interest State Aid Table)
Meeting 5: [10-2-13] Finalize plan to present to the BOE (CAG Meeting Minutes)
►Step 5: [10-11-13] Recommendation Presented to the BOE by Citizen's Advisory Group (Powerpoint) (Priorities)
►Step 6: [10-16-13] Board of Education Discussion in response to Citizens's Advisory Group Presentation (BOE minutes)
►Step 7: [10-22-13] Approachthe City about their interest in supporting a Sales Tax Option on aballot - City Disapproved resolution to research this proposal.
►Step 8: BOE to Complete Master Plan (November 4, 2013) (AHS) (AHS Possible Future) (AMS) (New 4-5) (McKinley) (Kennedy) (AHS-AMS-GradeSchool Possible Future)
10-30-13 BOE Meeting: Minutes
►Step 9: BOE to Discuss Resolution for a potential bond election (November - December, 2013)
11-11-13 BOE Meeting: Minutes
11-25-13 BOE Meeting: Minutes
12-9-13 BOE Meeting: Minutes
►Step 10: 12-11-13 BOE Approves a Resolution for facilities upgrade engaging in a bond election.
►Step 11: Provide material tothe community about the proposal, offering forums, and otherinformational venues (December, 2013 - March, 2014)
►Step 12: Election (APRIL 1ST, 2014)
►Step 13: BOND passes Programming with Staff begins
►Step 14: Architectural Plans finalized and Bidding Process begins (June - December 2014)
►Step 15: Begin building (January 2015)
►Step 16: Completion of all Project August 2016