New Elementary School: Spanish Springs Area

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Name: Community name submissions have been narrowed down to three finalists: John Bohach, Marce Herz, and Sessions S. Wheeler. WCSD’s Board of Trustees will likely make a final choice on November 27 at their regular meeting.

Learn more about school naming here. Note: finalist names that are not picked for the final school name automatically become semi-finalists for all future new schools’ names.

Location: Windmill Farms Parkway, Sparks NV 89434.

Projected completion: Planned opening to students in August 2020

Status: Groundbreaking late spring 2019.

Architect: H + K Architects

Contractor: TBD – Design-Bid-Build project, with bidding to take place in the coming months

Purpose: Relieve overcrowding at surrounding elementary schools, and provide capacity for this high-growth area

Capacity: 745 Students

map showing postion of new school in relation to sky ranch middle school

map sholing location of new School near davidallen parkway in sparks NV

Below is an animated rendering of the new Nick Poulakidas Elementary School that is currently under construction in south Reno. The new elementary School in Spanish Springs will have a nearly identical design.