March 2023 – Groundbreaking, Granby Elementary School
Granby, CO – JHL Constructors, Dynamic Program Management, and Hord Coplan Macht (HCM) joined representatives from East Grand School District (EGSD), students, school faculty, and staff in celebrating the groundbreaking of Granby Elementary School on March 21st.
As part of the 2021 Bond Program, this 70,000 SF replacement school is a true testament to EGSD’s commitment to providing new and upgraded facilities that will provide an optimal learning environment for current and future generations of students.
“JHL is excited to continue its relationship with EGSD and deliver a first-class outcome for the Granby Bears and community”, says Sr. Project Manager, Ryan May. “This modern facility will provide the necessary resources needed to further EGSD’s mission of building a learning environment that ensures excellence in education.”
Designed by HCM, the new elementary school will address concerns regarding the growing student population and feature three pre-K classrooms, special education classrooms, art and science rooms, a cafeteria and kitchen, counselor offices and a gymnasium. Additionally, separate playgrounds for pre-K and elementary students are included to facilitate outdoor play.
“Granby Elementary is a thriving school family where we are growing our hearts, minds, and bodies – striving to be our best. We do this by being growth-minded, supportive, and student-centered. We are looking forward to thriving in our new school home”, says Granby Elementary School Principal, Kelly Martin. “Having flexible learning spaces, new technology, and an inviting learning environment will allow our amazing teachers and staff to engage students in a variety of learning experiences. Thank you to our community for all the support in making this happen! Together we are truly Grand!”