• Walnut Grove Elementary School

    December 2018
    • The brick veneer is largely complete.
    • Windows are being installed.
    • Geothermal wells have been dug.
    • Work has begun to form and pour drives.
    • Metal framing is complete inside the school.
    • Flooring installation will begin soon.
    • Geothermal wells have been dug.
    • Solar panels are all installed.
    • Curbs have been installed.
    • Work is underway on walks and drives.

    September 2018

    • Crews finished exterior walls over the summer and started roofing work in September.
    • Work continues on the brick veneer.
    • Inside the school, metal framing is underway.
    • Digging has begun on geothermal wells.
    • Curbs and walks are being formed and poured.
    May 2018
    • The Structural steel installation is nearly complete and work is beginning on the exterior metal studs and walls in the two story classroom section of the building where the 4th and 5th grade will be located.
    • During the month of June, the building will begin to look dramatically different as crews begin to enclose the building. 
    • Once the building is enclosed, roof installation will begin.
    • The Excavating contractor is currently bringing in and grading stone for the new roads and parking lots.
    April 2018
    • Completed installation of the new 12” PVC water main the building out to Morgantown Road and tied into the existing line on Morgantown Road.
    • Finish graded and installed the Wildlife Habitat Seed in the retention ponds on the north side of the site.
    • Began final grading and placing topsoil at areas next to the new paved road. 
    • Concrete work continues with most of the foundations complete.
    • Structural steel installation and plumbing work is underway.
    March 2018
    • Underground plumbing and electrical are being installed.
    • Structural steel was delivered and is being set.
    • Foundation blocks are being set and concrete is being poured.
    February 2018
    • Backfilling of the exterior wall and footing for the building began, along with laying block and grouting. 
    January 2018
    • Digging and pouring of foundations began on the Walnut Grove site. 

    December 2017

    • Site grading and installation of storm utility are underway on the site.
    • Stone for the working surface of the building pad was laid.
    October 10, 2017
    • Center Grove held a ceremonial groundbreaking at 10:00 a.m. for Walnut Grove. More information and photos from the event >>
    • At 2:00 p.m., Center Grove opened bids for packets 2-25. The CGCSC Board of School Trustees will vote on the recommended bids at their October 26, 2017 meeting.

    September 21, 2017

    • The CGCSC Board of School Trustees approved bid packet 1 for sitework at Walnut Grove.

    Spring, 2017

    • Lancer+Beebe, LLC met with groups of teachers, administrators, and others on the design of the new school. 

    January 10, 2017

    • Because no remonstrance was filed against the Walnut Grove project, the Board moved forward with the project, approving contracts with Lancer+Beebe, LLC and Hunt Construction.  

    November 17, 2016

    • The CGCSC Board of School Trustees conducted a 1028 hearing (linked below) on the Walnut Grove Elementary project.