2016 Bond Issue

2016 Bond Projects
 
The 2016 bond issue was passed in August 2016.  Funds will become available in approximately $15 million increments over a four-year period.  The school board has prioritized the Shining Stars preschool replacement campus for execution early in the bond cycle.  Due to the current state funding crisis, Joe Harris Elementary is currently scheduled for the end of the bond cycle. 
 
ALL SCHOOLS
 
Technology improvements: ($7 million)
 
   Technology upgrades: year 1
Completion of infrastructure including upgrade of network speed from 100 Mbits to 10 Gbits, purchase of 2,500 chromebooks, infrastructure improvements.
   Technology upgrades: year 2  
   Technology upgrades: year 3
 
   Technology upgrades: year 4
 
   
Security enhancements ($1 million)
 
   Security enhancements: year 1
More than 100 video cameras have been added to school facilities throughout the district, monitors have been added at both CHS and RRHS, Access control is being completed at RRHS and old control systems have been replaced with one uniform system.  Access control has been added to elevators at buildings with elevators.  
   Security enhancements: year 2
 
   Security enhancements: year 3
 
   Security enhancements: year 4
 
   
Exterior lighting study
 
   
SHINING STARS PRESCHOOL   
  New campus: ($15.5 million)
In design, land acquisiton in progress.  Groundbreaking anticipated spring 2019. with completion scheduled for fall 2020.
   
JOE HARRIS ELEMENTARY
 
  New campus ($24.5 million) Construction bids scheduled January 2019 with groundbreaking anticipated in March; completion scheduled for fall 2020.  
   
RIO RANCHO HIGH SCHOOL
  Security improvements: access control
 Nearing completion
  Exterior improvements: B&E Academy
 Planned for summer 2019
  Football/soccer stadium emergency access/
  parking/landscaping
 Planned for summer 2019
  Track stadium restrooms/storage/fencing
 Upcoming
  Site security improvements (fencing)
 Upcoming
   
V. SUE CLEVELAND HIGH SCHOOL
  Student parking expansion
 
   
INDEPENDENCE HIGH SCHOOL
  ADA access improvements  In programming
   
RIO RANCHO MIDDLE SCHOOL
  HVAC Improvements
 
  Fine arts storage

  South wing improvements
 
   
EAGLE RIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL
  HVAC Improvements
  Completed
  Gym floor: conversion to wood
  Anticipated summer 2020

 
MOUNTAIN VIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL
  HVAC Improvements 
  Completed
  Gym floor: conversion to wood
  Planned for summer 2019
   
LINCOLN MIDDLE SCHOOL
  Fine Arts equipment storage
 Complete
   
COLINAS DEL NORTE ELEMENTARY
  HVAC improvements   Complete
   
MLK ELEMENTARY
  Site pedestrian safety improvements
  
   
PUESTA DEL SOL ELEMENTARY
  Playground access improvements
  In programming, completion anticipated spring 2019
   
RIO RANCHO ELEMENTARY 
  Security improvements: access control
  
   
REAL ESTATE
  Land Purchase ($3 million)   In progress 
   
Total: $60,000,000