Aledo moves ahead on school designs
Aledo ISD (AISD) is preparing solicitations for several school construction projects approved in the district’s November 2019 bond election.
Rendering of Aledo Elementary School No. 6
Design of the district’s sixth elementary school at $35.85 million is anticipated for completion in July, with bidding for subcontracts set to open in August. Construction will begin in September with the 1,200-student capacity school ready to open for the fall 2021 semester.
Renovation and expansion of Aledo Middle School is projected to cost $33.47 million. The campus will feature a new library, fine arts wing, cafeteria space, and a field house. Design work is scheduled to be finished in October, and bidding for the subcontracts is set for November. Construction will begin in January 2021 in time to open for the fall 2022 semester.
AISD is working on the Middle School No. 2 project that is expected to cost $62.5 million. Preliminary platting is underway, and a pre-development meeting will be held at a date to be determined. Design is set for completion in October, bidding is scheduled to open for subcontracts in November, and construction will begin in January 2021. The school is scheduled to open in fall 2022 with a capacity of 1,200 students.