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Orion Alternative School

Program Management Team: Brailsford and Dunlavey | RGMK & Associates

 

Status: Interim Housing Construction

Contact Us: Don Dias

Other Project Details: 

Welcome to the Orion Alternative Elementary School Measure T Bond website. Below you will find periodic and important updates about your school. Over the next several months the Bond Program Team will present updates on the design and construction progress at your school. Your school is being designed by CAW Architects with support from your Site Council, Principal, Teachers, Staff, and local community.

We thank you for your support of this bond and its associated projects.

Posted by Brittney Bennett on 2/28/2022

Update: February 2022

Project (1 of 2): Interim Housing

Construction Update: This project was certified, and closeout is complete.

Project (2 of 2): Modernization and New Building

Construction Update: CMU block punchlist nearing completion. Drywall underway at all wings. Storefront window system installation completed at all wings. Metal lath underway at all wings.

One Month Look Ahead: Completion of CMU block punchlist. Completion of drywall at all wings. Interior paint to begin at all wings. T-Bar ceiling grid to begin at all wings. FRP installation to begin at all wings. Casework to begin at all wings. MEP finish above ceiling grid at all wings. Completion of metal lath at all wings. Plaster scratch, brown and color coats to be completed at all wings. Amphitheater walls and stairs to be completed. Elevator installation to begin.

Posted by Brittney Bennett on 1/31/2022

Update: January 2022

Project (1 of 2): Interim Housing

Construction Update: This project was certified, and closeout is complete.

Project (2 of 2): Modernization and New Building

Construction Update: CMU block punchlist nearing completion. Mechanical, plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 1 and Admin Wing completed.             Roof installation completed at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Insulation completed at all wings. Drywall underway at Wing 2. Storefront window system installation nearing completion at all wings. Metal lath began at Wing 2.

One Month Look Ahead: Completion of CMU block punchlist. Drywall to begin at Wings 1 and Admin Wing. Interior paint to begin at all wings. Completion of storefront window system installation at all wings. Metal lath to begin at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Plaster scratch coat to begin at all wings. Elevator installation to begin.

Posted by Brittney Bennett on 12/30/2021

Update: December 2021

Project (1 of 2): Interim Housing

Construction Update: This project was certified, and closeout is complete.

Project (2 of 2): Modernization and New Building

Construction Update: Ongoing CMU block punchlist. Metal studs completed. Plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 2 completed. Mechanical, plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 1 and Admin Wing nearing completion. Roof installation completed at Wing 2, with Wing 1 and Admin Wing nearing completion. Insulation at Wing 2 and Wing 1 nearing completion. Storefront window system installation began at all wings. Stairs and rails completed.

One Month Look Ahead: Completion of CMU block punchlist. Completion of mechanical, plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Completion of roof installation at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Completion of Wing 2 and Wing 1 insulation, with Admin Wing to begin. Drywall to begin at all wings. Metal lath to begin at all wings. Completion of storefront window system installation at all wings. Plaster scratch coat to begin at all wings. Elevator installation to begin.

Posted by Brittney Bennett on 9/30/2021

Update: September 2021

Project (1 of 2): Interim Housing

Construction Update: This project was certified, and closeout is complete.

Project (2 of 2): Modernization and New Building

Construction Update: Ongoing CMU block punchlist at all wings. Metal decks at Wing 1 and Admin Wing have been completed. Ongoing metal studs at both floors of all wings. Fire sprinkler system installation completed at Wing 1 and nearing completion at Admin Wing. Ongoing plumbing and electrical rough-in at all wings. Second floor concrete slabs at Wing 1 and Admin Wing have been completed. Ongoing HVAC rough-in at Wing 2. Ongoing Wing 2 roof installation. Balcony concrete at Wing 2 has been completed. Liquid membrane nearing completion at all wings. Existing buildings modernization punchlist completion schedule pending school holiday.

One Month Look Ahead: Completion of CMU block punchlist at all wings. Completion of metal studs at both floors of all wings. Completion of fire sprinkler system installation at Admin Wing. Completion of plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 2 and ongoing at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Completion of HVAC rough-in at Wing 2. Completion of Wing 2 roof installation and start of roof installation at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Completion of liquid membrane at all wings. Wing 2 interior wall insulation to begin. Wing 2 metal lath to begin. Wing 2 storefront window frames to begin. Completion of elevator stairs and rails. Completion of punchlist for existing buildings modernization.

 

Posted by Brittney Bennett on 8/30/2021

Update: August 2021

Project (1 of 2): Interim Housing

Construction Update: This project was certified, and closeout is complete.

Project (2 of 2): Modernization and New Building

Construction Update: Completed steel framing of Wing 1 and the Admin Wing. Ongoing CMU block punchlist at all wings. Metal decks at Wing 1 and Admin Wing nearing completion. Ongoing Wing 2 second floor metal studs. First floor metal studs at Wing 1 and Admin Wing are underway. Ongoing fire sprinkler system installation at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Ongoing plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 2. HVAC rough-in at Wing 2 underway. Completed Wing 2 roof insulation and sheathing and began roof installation. Punchlist for modernization of existing buildings has been issued.

One Month Look Ahead: Completion of CMU block punchlist at all wings. Completion of metal decks at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Completion of Wing 2 second floor metal studs. Ongoing first floor metal studs at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Completion of second floor concrete slabs at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Ongoing fire sprinkler system installation at Wing 1 and Admin Wing. Completion of plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 2. Begin plumbing and electrical rough-in at Wing 1. Completion of HVAC rough-in at Wing 2. Begin HVAC rough-in at Wing 1. Completion of Wing 2 roof installation. Completion of punchlist for existing buildings modernization. Completion of balcony concrete at Wing 2.