Lemelson S.T.E.M.

Lemelson Ribbon Cutting August 26, 2013


Opening Date As Lemelson S.T.E.M. :August 26, 2013


Opening Date as Sierra Vista: 1950 (With additions in 1955 and 1988)
Architect: Edward S. Parsons
Contractor: Walker Boudwin Company
Construction Cost: $110,316
Square Footage: 25,853
Cornerstone Dates: None found
First Principal: Isabelle Moe, Teaching Principal, 1955
Physical Building Description:
The original building was a former military building moved to the site. It is constructed of wooden framing and plaster with interior circulation. Subsequent additions consisted of a cinderblock multi-classroom addition with exterior circulation and a steel and wood modular building with interior circulation.

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