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School district building multiple new schools

School district building multiple new schools

There are more than a few moving targets when it comes to building capacity for Santa Rosa County’s growing student population. DAG Architects representative Dave Luttrell is one of many working to build new schools to meet the need, likely five within the decade. He presented the capacity numbers of Santa Rosa’s current schools to […]

K-8 school gets new roof, new name

K-8 school gets new roof, new name

Administrators and contractors constructing a two-story school just off Edgewood Drive are going to have to break the habit of calling it the “Elkhart K-8.” The building is finally taking the shape of a school and has officially been named East Bay K-8 School. Assistant Superintendent Joey Harrell said breaking the habit of calling it […]

District moves forward with new $38 million K-8 school

District moves forward with new $38 million K-8 school

Four and half years ago, Santa Rosa School District Superintendent Tim Wyrosdick and Assistant Superintendent Joey Harrell loaded into a car and drove to Tallahassee. They were set to meet with the state commissioner of education to ask for permission to build a new school in response to exploding population growth in the county.   […]

District unveils design for K-8 facility in Navarre

District unveils design for K-8 facility in Navarre

Conceptual designs for a new school in Navarre to relieve crowding at the existing schools have been revealed, but funding may be a problem. The school, which was approved by the Florida Department of Education (FDOE) last year, would be located directly west of Elkhart Drive south of East Bay Boulevard. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view […]

School district faces rising cost for Food World rehab

School district faces rising cost for Food World rehab

The cost to remodel an old grocery store to house Santa Rosa School District offices is more than $3 million higher than originally estimated. Despite the unexpected cost increase, the roughly $8.3 million project to turn an abandoned Food World on U.S. Highway 90 in Milton into administrative offices for several departments is still the […]

School District stalled on Food World final purchase

School District stalled on Food World final purchase

The Santa Rosa County School Board approved the selection of DAG Architects Thursday, Oct. 20 to take on the remodel of an unused Food World as a new administrative office building for several school district departments. School Board Assistant Superintendent for Administrative Services Joey Harrell said that DAG was an excellent choice for the job. […]