The Sherwood Schools 2016 Capital Bond - At a Glance

Thank you, Sherwood community!  

On Election Day, November 8, 2016, voters in the Sherwood community favored ballot measure 34-254, with a passing approval of 54%. (View the Press Release here.)

As the District moves forward in development of plans, timelines and completion of bond-related projects, that information will be shared regularly through this site and other communication outlets including the monthly District Newsletter, Facebook and Twitter.  

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Bond Updates

New information regarding the bond projects will be added below.

To view all updates specific to the design and construction of the new high school, click here

  • Site Work
    Site preparation work is complete until the Spring at the new high school site.  Construction is scheduled to begin in June 2018. 

    Posted Jan 4, 2018, 10:38 AM by Summer Bowman
  • Bond Oversight Committee
    Please see the minutes from the December 20, 2017 Bond Oversight Meeting.  These minutes are scheduled to be approved by the Bond Oversight Committee at their next quarterly meeting on March 21, 2018.
    Posted Jan 2, 2018, 9:39 AM by Summer Bowman
  • Bond Oversight Committee
    The latest Bond Oversight Committee meeting was held on December 20, 2017.  View the agenda to see topics that were discussed.  This group continues to meet quarterly to monitor the bond process; including expenditures, schedule, and project completion.  The next Bond Oversight Meeting is scheduled for March 21, 2018.  
    Posted Dec 28, 2017, 8:49 AM by Summer Bowman
  • Newest Site Plan
    Please visit this link to view the most current site plan for the new high school. 
    Posted Dec 28, 2017, 8:49 AM by Summer Bowman
  • Urban Growth Boundary Approval
    On August 17, 2017 the Metro Regional Government Council approved our Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) amendment for the new high school development. This will add approximately 75 acres to the Urban Growth Boundary contingent upon it being used for a public high school.
    Posted Oct 13, 2017, 9:14 AM by Summer Bowman
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Bond Proposal

Bond-funded projects will include:

- District-wide safety and security upgrades

- District-wide deferred maintenance

- Curriculum and technology

- Construction of a new high school on a new site

- Costs associated with the issuance of the bond

Project List

Bond funds will support:
  • Construction of a new high school on a new site, with 2,000 student capacity and 2,400 core capacity (expandable total capacity to 2,400 in a future, second phase)
  • Relocating Laurel Ridge and Sherwood Middle to existing high school campus
  • Relocating Hopkins to Sherwood Middle campus
  • Converting The Ridges campus to two elementary schools
  • Relocating District programs and community spaces to existing Hopkins site


Answers to some of the frequently asked questions related to Ballot Measure 34-254 can be found in the FAQ linked here.