North Tonawanda City SD

This $48 million, multi-phased capital improvement project consisted of renovations to 8 district buildings and included a 10-classroom addition to the middle school, health/safety/security improvements, and code conformance upgrades.

Phase 1A of the project involved $14 million in renovations to Drake Elementary School and North Tonawanda Middle School. Improvements at both schools included:

  • Interactive white boards and data drops for computer workstations in all classrooms
  • Updated bus loops, parent pick-up/drop-off areas, staff parking
  • Mechanical, electrical and plumbing upgrades
  • Floor tile abatement

Renovations at Drake Elementary School also included new ceilings and relocation of the main office to the South entrance. In addition to new windows, rooftop and exhaust systems, major renovations at the middle school included an addition to support Orleans-Niagara BOCES programs. 19,000 square feet of new space was added, along with an integral bus loop. In addition, a new roof was installed over the high school pool facility, and bleachers were reconditioned for three of the high school gyms.

Phase 1B included $26 million in renovations to NT High School, Meadow Elementary School, Ohio Elementary School and Spruce Elementary School. Windows were replaced at the high school. Ohio Elementary also underwent substantial work to update the exterior glazing, walls and windows. Spruce Elementary receiveed new gymnasium windows, plus a new hot water heating system and boilers to replace the old steam system. At Meadow Elementary, the administrative offices were relocated. New ceilings were also added at the high school and Spruce Elementary. Other renovations to all four schools included:

  • Wireless computer system upgrades
  • Interactive white boards and computer workstations
  • Updated bus loops, parent pick-up/drop-off areas, staff parking and high school student parking
  • Upgraded sidewalks and drainage
  • Roofing upgrades at all four schools and a total roof replacement at Meadow Elementary School
  • Mechanical, electrical and plumbing upgrades
  • Floor tile abatement
Location: 
North Tonawanda, NY
Services: 
Pre-construction, Construction Management
Architect: 
Kideney Architects, P.C.
Budget: 
$48 million
Completion: 
2011
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