Spring ISD to celebrate opening of Springwoods Village Middle School on Oct. 5

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Spring ISD will celebrate the opening of Springwoods Village Middle School with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct 5 at 9:30 a.m., according to a Sept. 30 news release. Located at 1120 Crossgate Blvd., Spring, the school officially opened Aug. 14—the start of the 2019-20 school year.

The two-story, 149,207-square-foot campus features classrooms; fine arts and dining facilities; a library; and gymnasiums on the first floor, with additional classrooms on the second floor, according to the release. The campus also features naturally lit classrooms, flexible learning areas, a maker-space area, a courtyard and athletic fields.

With a capacity of 725 students, the school is also working to become home to an International Baccalaureate Program.

“We are very excited to welcome everyone to see our new facility,” Principal Kimberly Culley said in a statement. “Now is the perfect time to host the official ribbon-cutting because everyone will be able to see how well this beautiful building is working for our students.”

The $44.6 million project was part of a $330 million SISD bond program passed by voters in November 2016.

“Our community was very supportive of our bond program and saw this investment into Springwoods Village Middle School as key to strengthening our district,” SISD Superintendent Rodney Watson said in a statement. “I’m looking forward to being able to celebrate this school with an official ceremony that brings everyone together.”

The ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held in one of the school’s two gymnasiums and will be followed by guided tours of the campus, the release states. 281-891-6000. www.springisd.org
By Hannah Zedaker
Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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