RACINE — Racine Unified School District has spent the summer chipping away at projects that are part of the Long-Range Facilities Master Plan funded by the referendum.
The school district has provided the following facilities update to families and Racine area community members.
Facilities Plan updates
|Julian Thomas Elementary||Renovations: new main entrance and office, safety and security updates, ADA and accessibility improvements, new STEM lab, and maker space||Public welcome to attend ribbon cutting event set for Aug. 31 at 4:30 p.m. at Julian Thomas Elementary, 930 Martin Luther King Drive.|
|Red Apple K-8 STEAM School||A brand-new Red Apple K-8 STEAM School will be built on the Franklin (old Walden III) site||Check out the latest architectural designs here.|
|Jerstad-Agerholm K-8||Renovations: gym addition, safety and security updates, ADA and accessibility improvements, new playground|
Completion expected: Fall 2024
|Architectural renderings, updates and photos of the latest progress can be found here.|
|Hammes Field||Renovations: new turf field, softball field improvements|
Completion expected: Fall 2023
|Read about the progress here.|
|Starbuck K-8 IB School||New construction will create a K-8 International Baccalaureate school.|
Jefferson Lighthouse will close and move to the Starbuck K-8 Campus in fall 2024.
West Ridge IB students will also move to Starbuck in fall 2024.
|Check out the latest progress and updates here.|
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