Kelly Construction Group, Inc. was selected as the General Contractor for the additions and renovations to Thomas Edison Elementary for the Kansas City, Kansas USD 500 School District. The project is in the early phase of construction at this time with the foundations and building slab complete for steel erection to begin on January, 9, 2012. The project is to be completed by August 1, 2012.
There are three additions to the existing building. The main addition is 20,606 SF and includes 13 new classrooms, a computer room, and new media center. The administration addition is 1,064 SF and includes a new nurse’s office, principal’s office, and art storage. There is also a 511 SF addition for a storage room.
Renovations to the existing building include the front office, music room, art room, front lobby, reading room, and hallways.