Voters approved a $117 million bond referendum on February 6, 2018, to build a second high school and make improvements to the current high school facility. The bond referendum passed with a 90.27 percent voter approval. Sixty percent approval was needed.

Sports fields and improvement costs will be paid for using funds from the Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (PPEL).

Total Project Cost $135,878,088

Building & Site Construction: $77,815,000
  • 395,000 square feet
  • $197 per square foot
  • Greenhouse $360,000 Alternate
Site Development: $12,679,730
  • Grading, Control, Stabilization: $5,188,730
  • Paving, Utilities, Landscaping, Improvements: $7,491,000
Furniture & Equipment: $9,000,000
  • Furniture: $5,000,000
  • Technology: $2,000,000
  • Building Automation Systems: $2,000,000
Existing High School Improvements: $1,098,500
  • Interior Renovations, Technology, ect: $1,000,000
  • Professional Fees: $98,500

Building Construction Subtotal: $100,854,730

 

Off-Site Street Improvements: $3,600,000
  • Road/Right-of-way Improvements (10th Street)
Sports Fields & Improvements: $19,391,574

Sports fields and improvement costs will be paid for using funds from the Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (PPEL).

  • Football Stadium, Team Building, Amenities: $11,000,000
  • Tennis Courts & Practice Fields: $1,848,000
  • Baseball & Softball Fields, Concession/Storage: $2,750,000
  • Professional Fees (Sports Fields): $1,013,674
  • 5% Design/Const. Contingency: $779,900
  • YMCA Pool Project: $2,000,000
Project Development Soft Costs: $12,031,784
  • Topographical Survey: City Cost
  • Soil Investigation: $36,700
  • Soil Investigation Staking: $5,000
  • Printing of Documents: $75,000
  • Construction of Special Testing: $285,000
  • Sanitary Sewer Fee: $445,000
  • Building Permit Fee: $176,000
  • Water/Sewer Connection Fees: $60,000
  • Life Cycle Cost Analysis: $25,000
  • Builder’s Risk Insurance: $75,000
  • Energy Code Inspections: $400,000
  • Professional Fees: $5,757,848
  • 5% Design/Construction Contingency: $4,592,737