Proposed $892M AISD bond would affect more than 30 Central Austin schools

On May 11, voters will decide whether to pass Austin ISD's $892 million bond, making it the largest bond proposition the district has ever brought to the ballot.

Should voters approve the bond, improvements to more than 30 Central Austin schools would include classroom additions, campus repairs and transportation upgrades. More costly projects would involve building three new elementary schools, upgrading technology and expanding academic initiatives as well as athletics and fine arts programs.

An article in the April edition of Community Impact Newspaper discusses the effect the bond would have on homeowners and businesses owners, as well as spotlighting several specific proposed bond projects.

Below is a broader look at proposed bond projects at Central Austin schools.

Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders

$17,841,973

Repair sidewalk and irrigation/drainage system

Renovate library and expand theater

Renovate select classrooms and faculty restrooms

Renovate gym and remove stage

Renovate locker and weight rooms

Austin High School

$17,487,873

Build outdoor restrooms and laundry room

Renovate library and media space

Repair and replace roofing over the main building

Resurface running track

Baker Center

$294,809

Install stairwell railing

Replace exhaust fans and mechanical ducts

Replace intrusion alarm systems

Becker Elementary School

$2,344,269

Remove tree limbs and debris on rooftop

Improve ADA compliant student accessibility within building

Renovate second floor classrooms

Barton Hills Elementary School

$1,646,350

Improve ADA compliant public accessibility at site and inside building

Expand health services office space

Replace windows

Replace exterior stair rails

Brentwood Elementary School

$2,346,250

Repair sidewalk and improve ADA compliant public accessibility within building

Replace windows and lighting in gymnasium

Renovate restrooms in gymnasium and improve loading dock

Replace interior doors and frames in kitchens

Brown Elementary School

$2,484,140

Repair sidewalks and site around west campus buildings

Improve ADA compliant student and public accessibility within building

Replace interior and exterior lighting

Replace water coolers

Bryker Woods Elementary School

$2,369,910

Repair drainage system in courtyard

Improve site drainage and install waterproofing at lower level classrooms

Improve drainage at playground to address erosion

Improve ADA compliant public accessibility within building

Burnet Middle School

$13,207,466

Repair driveway and parking lot in front of school

Replace walkin refrigerator and freezer and install new ice machine

Resurface tennis court and running track.

Dawson Elementary School

$2,718,877

Replace selected windows

Replace carpeting in select areas

Replace ceiling in kitchen

Renovate restrooms in gymnasium

Fulmore Middle School

$9,311,874

Repair irrigation and drainage system

Repair and replace windows

Repair and replace vinyl tile in choir room

Renovate gym stage

Galindo Elementary School

$1,364,670

Remove tree limbs and debris on rooftop

Improve ADA compliant public accessibility within building

Replace ceiling tile and grid system in selected areas

Replace primary electrical transformer

Gullet Elementary School

$4,539,717

Expand administrative offices and library

Repair and replace gymnasium roof

Repair and replace approximately 1,000-square feet of roofing and remove tree limbs from roof

Improve ADA compliant public accessibility within building

House Park

$5,861,148

Replace sidewalk on south side of field

Repair parking lot remove vines and brush along fence

Replace turf

Construct new press box

Refurbish ticket booth

Lamar Middle School

$6,067,440

Repair and replace damaged brick walls

Renovate Career and Technical Education labs

Renovate foods lab and expand kitchen addition

Replace restroom partitions

Lee Elementary School

$3,134,931

Replace auditorium window system

Refurbish auditorium seating

Repair and replace auditorium seating

Expand and renovate administrative offices

Lucy Read Pre-K School

$1,648,145

Improve ADA-compliant student and public accessibility within building

Install walkin freezer in kitchen

Repair caulk at windows and expansion joints

Install exhaust fans in electrical closets

Matthews Elementary School

$2,706,553

Install drinking fountains

Install shower in gymnasium

Improve ADA compliant public accessibility within building

Improve restroom ventilation

McCallum High School

$20,470,248

Build a dance facility outdoor restrooms and a laundry room with washers and driers

Renovate special education classrooms, media technology studio, conference from and faculty workrooms

Repair theater rigging

Repair sidewalks

Pease Elementary School

$3,726,846

Replace ceiling at main entrance

Repair and replace windows

Replace exterior lighting

Install storage units in art and music rooms

Pillow Elementary School

$10,926,326

Repair sidewalk

Repair and replace exterior flashing and trim

Expand library and administrative offices

Renovate special education restrooms

Reilly Elementary School

$2,147,254

Replace selected windows

Replace gymnasium sound system

Replace classroom sinks, faucet and drinking fountain

Replace ceiling tile and grid system in cafeteria

Ridgeview Campus Renovations to accommodate the new school for young men

$22,146,380

Repair and replace selected gutters and downspouts

Repair and replace exterior wall panels

Replace plumbing fixtures, water closets, urinals, lavatories and faucets

Replace heated and chilled water pumps

Rosedale School

$8,932,997

Build library

Renovate existing library space and convert the space to administrative offices

Playground improvements

Expand gym for student equipment storage.

Travis Heights Elementary School

$4,617,542

Replace ceiling tile and grid system in gymnasium

Improve ADA compliant public accessibility within building and throughout site

Replace boiler

Install cooling tower, heat exchanger and piping

Travis High School

$11,598,590

Build outdoor restrooms and laundry room

Renovate gymnasium, classroom for for computer lab and counselor office, athletic locker and weight rooms

Replace band hall carpeting

Install acoustical panels in orchestra room

Webb Middle School

$4,607,995

Repair fence on west side of campus

Repair and resurface parking lot

Repair irrigation and drainage system

Resurface tennis court and running track

Wooten Elementary School

$5,774,470

Repair and replace damaged brick walls

Replace windows and gutters

Paint walls and ceilings in kitchen

Build gymnasium

Zilker Elementary School

$9,415,584

Repair and replace damaged brick walls

Build new gymnasium, music room and multipurpose room

Improve ADA compliant student and public accessibility within building



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