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Measure A Project Updates

Project Updates

Photos of Measure A Projects

Will C Wood Stadium
Began May 2017
Wildcat stadium rendering

Vaca High Classrooms
Began January 2016
VHS Classroom building rendering

Willis Jepson Modernizations


Began October 2016
computers and interactive screen in classroom

Sierra Vista K-8 Science Classrooms
Began May 2017
building under construction

Vaca High Tennis Courts
Completed September 2016
Dedication plaque to Carissa tennis courts
VHS Softball Field
Completed March 2016
VHS Softball field almost complete
Sierra Vista K-8 Parking Lot
Opened August 18, 2016
front of Sierra Vista K-8 school

Vaca High Parking Lot
Completed August 2016
Entrance to Zunino Stadium

Vaca High Groundbreaking
May 9, 2016
Students lined up with shovels for groundbreaking
Sierra Vista K-8 Celebration
August 17, 2016
Ribbon cutting celebration at Sierra Vista K-8

 

AGING SCHOOL FACILITIES

VUSD SCHOOL SITE YEAR BUILT
ELM- NOW KAIROS 1949
VACAVILLE HIGH  1952
ALAMO 1955
HEMLOCK 1957
WILLIS JEPSON 1960
EDWIN MARKHAM  1962
EUGENE PADAN 1964
WILL C. WOOD 1969
ORCHARD 1979
SIERRA VISTA 1979
VACA PENA 1986
JEAN CALLISON 1990
BROWNS VALLEY  1991
COOPER  1991
BUCKINGHAM CHARTER  1999
FAIRMONT CHARTER 2009

Local Contractors Working on Measure A

VUSD has made extensive efforts to engage local contractors in Measure A projects. Currently, the district has employed local companies like A2R Architects, Lister Construction, Vaca Valley Excavating, Swank Construction, Cal Inc, Vista Environmental, Landscape and Pavers Inc, Alpha Alarm, and Pacific Power & Systems.

Current VUSD Facilities Projects

Current Facilities Projects for VUSD Include:

 

Technology Upgrades at All Schools- nearly complete

  • 1 device for every student
  • Wifi upgrades to support student devices at school sites
  • Classroom projectors and interactive whiteboards
  • Network/ firewall enhancements to support devices

Willis Jepson

  • Technology upgrades
  • Building Infrastructure
    • HVAC
    • Electrical
    • Plumbing
    • Gas
    • Storm drains
  • Major Accessibility projects- new sidewalk
  • Expansion of Culinary Arts room
  • Modernized kitchen
  • Enhancement of metal working center
  • Enhancements to science classrooms
  • New bleachers in the gymnasium
  • Repair of failing building structure, roof, walls, etc

Campus Security

  • Fencing
    • Browns Valley
    • Callison
    • Cooper
    • Sierra Vista K-8
    • Country High School
  • Video surveillance systems
    • Vaca Pena
    • Willis Jepson
    • Vacaville High School
    • Country High
    • Buckingham Charter Magnet High School
    • Will C Wood
    • Educational Services Center

Vacaville High School

  • 2 two-story classroom buildings, first building (English building) will be completed in August, Mathematics buildings scheduled for completion in early 2018
  • Upgrades to career classrooms- Medical Sciences classroom, Building & Construction trades classroom (developer fees and CTE grant funding, not Measure A)

Will C Wood

  • Wildcat Stadium

Sierra Vista K-8

  • Infrastructure, fire access road
  • Science classrooms

Ernest Kimme Academy for Independent Learners

  • New location on Peabody-(developer fees)