Carroll ISD moves forward on 2017 bond project work

Bailey Buck, a teacher at Johnson Elementary School, uses the presentation station planned for teacher classrooms.

Bailey Buck, a teacher at Johnson Elementary School, uses the presentation station planned for teacher classrooms.

What we reported


Over the summer, Carroll ISD spent about $700,000 on infrastructure work, such as replacing air conditioning units and plumbing and mechanical work. The board of trustees assembled a team of several consultants that will begin to assist with some of the larger bond projects.

The latest


The Carroll ISD board of trustees approved the contract recommendation for artificial turf and other related improvements as part of the 2017 bond Phase 1 project at the Carrol Senior High School softball/baseball complex in an amount not to exceed $1.94 million. The district has also focused on upgrading the district’s technology infrastructure to provide faster and more reliable internet service to students. In November, the board approved the use of Huckabee Inc. for the Music Center Project at Carroll Senior High School and other related items.

What’s next


Architects still need to be designated for the Rockenbaugh Elementary School project and the Walnut Grove Elementary School project, both of which will receive classroom additions and renovations. By fall 2020, all CISD bond projects should be complete.

This story is one update from The January Issue. View the full list of Top 6 stories to follow in 2018 here.
By Miranda Jaimes

Editor, Frisco & McKinney

Miranda joined Community Impact Newspaper as an editor in August 2017 with the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. In 2019 she transitioned to editor for the McKinney edition. She began covering Frisco as well in 2020. Miranda covers local government, transportation, business and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Miranda served as managing editor for The Prosper Press, The Anna-Melissa Tribune and The Van Alstyne Leader, and before that reported and did design for The Herald Democrat, a daily newspaper in Grayson County. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014.



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