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IHS Welcome Center

Project Overview

In Phase 1 of the 2019 Capital Project, Ithaca High School's main office will be relocated to B Building (Activities), which will be renovated into a welcome center. The welcome center will be the school's new main entrance and will house various offices and meeting spaces.

Construction Schedule

Welcome Center Renovations
March 2020 - October 2020

Contractor Status Summary 

September 2020
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  • General Construction
    • Drywall installation was completed. Finishing of drywall and painting was 90% complete by the end of the month.
    • Interior glazing of aluminum framing continued and was 90% complete.
    • Framing for the rain screen parapet at the new entrance needed to be reworked and was 50% done during this reporting period.
    • Installation of seat wall footings and wall reinforcement were complete and block/brick wall systems were 80% complete by the end of the month.
    • Flagpole foundation and installation of flagpole was completed.
  • Mechanical
    • All branch piping feeds, valves and insulation were complete.
    • Main duct work and branch lines were complete.
    • Fan coil units were installed and were 80% complete by the end of the month
  • Electrical
    • Fire alarm and data installation continued and is approximately 90% complete.

Videos and Photos

Check out our YouTube channel for more 2019 Capital Project construction videos!
Collage of IHS Welcome Center construction photos
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