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Phase 1: 2020-2021

Phase 1 of the 2019 Capital Project is currently in the construction stage, which is scheduled to last through December 2021. Click on the images below to learn more about current or recently completed projects, or scroll further down to view descriptions of all key scope items included in this first phase.
Current Phase 1 Construction
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Elementary Entrances
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Moresco Stadium
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IHS J Bldg/Courtyard
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IHS Welcome Center √
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South Hill Roof √
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Transportation Lot √
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Caroline Septic √

Key Scope Items and Construction Schedule

IHS Pool Repairs and Improvements
February 2020 - June 2021
The pool and deck tiles, diving boards, blocks, and wooden bleachers will be replaced. The ceiling will be repaired and painted. Learn more>>
IHS Welcome Center Renovations- Completed
March - December 2020*
The high school's main office was relocated to Activities, which was renovated into a new welcome center. Learn more>>
Moresco Stadium Upgrades
Spring 2020 - Spring 2021
The turf field, bleachers, and press box in Moresco Stadium will be replaced, and the stadium's athletic track will be resurfaced. Learn more>>
IHS J Building Renovations/Courtyard Security
May - October 2020*
Ithaca High School's current main office and adjacent areas (J building) will be 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 will also be secured in order to restrict unauthorized access to the school's courtyard. Learn more>>
Transportation Department Work- Completed
May - September 2020
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. Learn more>>
South Hill Elementary Roofing Replacement - Completed
May - August 2020
South Hill received a new roofing membrane, as well as thicker roof insulation that meets new energy code requirements. Learn more>>
Caroline Septic System Replacement - Completed
June - September 2020
The septic system at Caroline Elementary School had reached the end of its useful life and was replaced in its entirety. Learn more>>
Elementary Main Entrance Upgrades
June - December 2020*
Belle Sherman, Beverly J. Martin, and Enfield elementary schools will receive main entrance upgrades to improve building security. Learn more>>
Improvements to Varsity Baseball Field
May - September 2021
The baseball field at Boynton Middle School will receive upgrades and repairs to improve surface drainage. The field's fencing will also be replaced.
Elementary Main Entrance Upgrades
June - August 2021
Fall Creek, Northeast, and Cayuga Heights elementary schools will receive main entrance upgrades to improve building security.
IHS York Hall Renovation
June - December 2021
York Lecture Hall will be renovated into two flexible learning areas that better support the varied educational needs of students and staff.