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Lewis & Clark Elementary School

In June 2013, the Richland School Board selected Design West, Kennewick, to be the architectural firm for the new Lewis & Clark Elementary School project. The new Lewis & Clark will be 65,000 square feet in size and house 630 students. Listed below is the project timeline.

Phase Timeline Status
Educational specifications April - June 13  Done
Schematic design July – August ’13  Done
Design development August – September ’13  Done
Construction documents prepared October ’13 – February ’14  Done
Project goes to bid March '14  Done
Construction begins April '14   Done
School Opens August '15   

 

Staff tours construction progress - November 6, 2014

Lewis & Clark Elementary Construction
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January 12, 2015
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January 12, 2015
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December 18, 2014
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December 18, 2014
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November 20, 2014
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October 30, 2014

Groundbreaking - May 22, 2013 - Tri-City Herald video

Construction of the new Lewis & Clark Elementary School is officially underway now. RSD officials broke ground Thursday on the $15.5 million project. Fowler General Construction is the general contractor. The school will open in August 2015.

Tri-City Herald video

Updated architect renderings - November 15, 2013

Initial artist rendering for the "three sisters schools"

Site Plan approved

In August 2013, the Richland School Board approved the site plan for the new Lewis & Clark Elementary School. In the pdf image link below, the new school is on the right and the existing school is on the left. The existing school will be demolished once the new school opens.