TUSD News Release – Tustin Unified Holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New Classroom Building at Heideman Elementary School
- August 29, 2018
- Posted by: Cuselleration
- Category: News
The Tustin Unified School District is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new classroom building at Robert Heideman Elementary School at 9 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6. The school is located at 15571 Williams St., Tustin.
The two-story building is approximately 19,000 square feet and includes 12 state-of-the-art classrooms, a staff workroom, restrooms, stairs and an elevator. The building was designed by HMC Architects and built by Balfour Beatty Construction. The project cost $8 million and was funded through the Measure L modernization program, special reserves and developer fees.
Additional work was done to enhance the front entrance of the campus, which includes a new facade and landscaping, student drop-off area, parking lot and kindergarten playground area. The designer and builder were Westgroup Designs and Horizons Construction, respectively.
“The students, teachers and staff are very excited about the new classroom building and school entrance,” Heideman Principal Sean Lindsay said. “The entire community feels tremendous pride and gratitude in Heideman’s new look.”
Following the ceremony, tours will be conducted. The public is invited.
For more information, call the TUSD Communications Office at (714) 730-7339