Knox Junior High School

Capital Improvement Information for Knox parents, students and community members

Work Completed June, 2017 – August, 2017

  • A new Computer-Aided Design lab has been added in the technology area and the technology room has been enlarged.
  • The band room has been renovated and updated student practice rooms have been created.
  • The Family and Consumer Science area (Home Ec) has been remodeled, with an expanded, open-space classroom and new kitchen labs.
  • The art room has been renovated to better accommodate the Knox art program.
  • New science rooms have been created on the first floor.
  • Bathrooms on the ground floor and first floor have been renovated.
  • The main office has been renovated to include a private conference area in the principal’s office where the principal can meet with parents and students.
  • Flooring has been replaced in the cafeteria, weight room, and basement classrooms.
  • New whiteboards have been installed in the computer lab.
  • New carpeting has been installed in the auditorium.
  • A new walk-draw curtain has been installed in the gym to comply with safety regulations.
  • The elevator has been remodeled and upgraded.
  • Asbestos has been removed from the construction areas.
  • Electrical and plumbing systems have been upgraded.

Work in progress September, 2017 – June, 2018

  • The hallways in the basement will have concrete floors when school opens in the fall. Flooring will be installed after hours and during school breaks.
  • Bathrooms on the second and third floors will be renovated.
  • The new concession stand will be constructed (scheduled completion in the fall of 2017).

Work scheduled for July, 2018 – December, 2018

  • Stairwells will be renovated.