Project Description

JAMES S. RICKARDS
MIDDLE SCHOOL

Complete Campus Replacement

PROJECT PHASE

ORIGINAL SMART SCOPE OF WORK IS CLOSED

ALLOCATED BUDGET

  • PHASE 1 & 2: $82.7 million

PHASE 1 – THREE-STORY BUILDING REPLACEMENT *This project is not funded by SMART.

  • Administrative offices

  • Classrooms
  • Music and art rooms
  • Media Center
  • Science Labs
  • Indoor gym

PHASE 2 – ATHLETIC COURTS & BALLFIELDS *This project is not funded by SMART.

TARGETED COMPLETION

(Calendar Year)

  • P1: Q3 2025 | P2: Q4 2025

Original Schedule: Q3 2019 | 2018 Schedule: Q1 2021

ADDITIONAL PROJECT REPORTING

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GO THERE NOW

As part of the School Choice Enhancement Program (SCEP), schools are allocated $100,000 to spend on customized enhancements voted on by the school and its community. Common uses of the funds include laptops, security enhancements, projectors, and other useful educational tools.

Listed below are some of the items this school has ordered through SCEP:

COMPLETE

All items delivered

  • Janitorial Equipment
  • Folding Chairs
  • Front Office Furniture
  • Floor mats

  • outdoor metal bleachers

  • flat screen TVs

  • clay extruder

  • two-way radios

  • indoor furniture

  • projectors

  • dehumidifier

  • Laptops

  • tables for teacher’s lounge

  • Chairs

  • laminator

  • electric strike for the SPE & digital marquee

  • TVs

  • Portable Sound System

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UNDERSTANDING THE PROCESS

WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE SMART PROGRAM?

The SMART Program is enhancing over 200 schools all across Broward County, and you’ve helped to make it happen!

To find out more about projects like this one, the planning involved, and your role in the history of this Bond, click below or email the SMART Team.

UNDERSTANDING THE PROCESS
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