Location: In Cold Springs off of Briar Drive. There were multiple options for where this school could be located. The school district solicited community feedback on the locations, and after receiving more than 700 responses, this site B from the survey was the clear choice.
Projected completion: Planned opening to students 2021
Status: Planning and land acquisition
Purpose: Relieve overcrowding at surrounding schools, allow for 5th grade classes to move back to the elementary schools, and provide capacity for this area.
Capacity: 745 Students
Below is an animated rendering of the new Nick Poulakidas Elementary School that is currently under construction in south Reno. The new elementary will have a similar design.