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Current Construction

Phase 1 and the IHS Roofing Phase of the 2019 Capital Project are currently in the construction stage. Phase 1 work is scheduled to last through December 2021 and the IHS Roofing Phase is scheduled for summer 2021 and summer 2022. Click on the images below to learn more about current or recently completed projects.
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Baseball Field
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IHS Roof
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York Hall
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Elem. Entrances
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IHS J Bldg √
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Moresco Stadium √
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IHS Welcome Ctr √
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South Hill Roof √
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Caroline Septic √
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Transportation Lot √

Key Scope Items and Construction Schedule

IHS Roofing Phase

Summer 2021 - Summer 2022
IHS Roof Repairs
Areas of roofing at Ithaca High School that are failing and out of warranty or are reaching warranty expiration by 2020 are being replaced. More>>

Phase 1

June - December 2021
IHS York Hall Renovation
York Lecture Hall is being renovated into two flexible learning areas that better support the varied educational needs of students and staff. More>>
February 2020 - November 2021
Pool Repairs and Upgrades
The IHS pool renovations are being completed in Phase 1 of the capital project and include the replacement of degrading pool and deck tile, diving boards, blocks, and wooden bleachers. The ceiling is also being repaired and painted. More>>
May - September 2021
Improvements to Varsity Baseball Field
The baseball field at Boynton Middle School is being upgraded and repaired to improve surface drainage. The field's fencing is also being replaced. More>>
June - August 2021
Elementary Main Entrance Upgrades Pt. 2
Fall Creek, Northeast, and Cayuga Heights elementary schools are receiving main entrance upgrades to improve building security. More>>
April 2020 - July 2021
Moresco Stadium Upgrades - Completed
The turf field, bleachers, and press box in Moresco Stadium have been replaced, and the stadium's athletic track was resurfaced. More>>
May 2020 - July 2021
IHS J Building Renovations/Courtyard Security - Completed
Ithaca High School's current main office and adjacent areas (J building) have been renovated into a wellness suite with guidance, nursing, and psychologist offices, as well as a flexible classroom area. The breezeway between J building and the main gym was also secured in order to restrict unauthorized access to the school's courtyard. More>>
March 2020 - April 2021
IHS Welcome Center Renovations - Completed
The high school's main office was relocated to Activities, which was renovated into a new welcome center. More>>
June - November 2020
Elementary Main Entrance Upgrades Pt. 1 - Completed
Belle Sherman, Beverly J. Martin, and Enfield elementary schools received main entrance upgrades to improve building security. More>>
June - September 2020
Caroline Septic System Replacement - Completed
The septic system at Caroline Elementary School had reached the end of its useful life and was replaced in its entirety. More>>
May - August 2020
Transportation Department Work - Completed
The gravel lot at the transportation garage was paved in order to improve safety, efficiency, and building storage conditions. Improvements to the interior heating systems were also completed. More>>
May - July 2020
South Hill Elementary Roofing Replacement - Completed
South Hill received a new roofing membrane, as well as thicker roof insulation that meets new energy code requirements. More>>