Cold Springs Middle School History

Cold Springs is a geographical area named for a spring of cold water near an old railroad station on the Nevada/California/Oregon railroad line northwest of Lemmon Valley.

Washoe County School District Board of Trustees:
Dan Carne Nancy Hollinger
Anne Loring Galen Mitchell
Lezlie Porter Barbara Price
Jonnie Pullman Jody Ruggiero
Superintendent of Schools at time of construction:
Paul Dugan
Opening Date: 2006
Architect: Lundahl & Associates
Contractor: United Construction
Construction Cost: $25,660,000
Square Footage: 140,397
Cornerstone Dates: AD 2006, AL 6006
First Principal: Roberta Duvall
Physical Building Description:
Cinder block, single story construction with interior circulation corridors, a gymnasium, a library, multipurpose room/cafeteria and lab rooms in addition to general purpose classrooms. The heating and cooling system consists of a closed-loop, ground-source heat pump system with individual heat pumps for each classroom.