New Elementary School: Cold Springs Area

Name: TBD

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.

Map of new elementary school site on Briar Drive in Cold Springs
Site for New ES in Cold Springs: Briar Drive

Projected completion: Planned opening to students 2021

Status: Planning and land acquisition

Contractor: TBD

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.