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Lincoln School Project – Construction Phase

Answers to the School Project Quiz:

  1. Answer D: 76% renovation and 24% new construction
  2. Answer D: Construction started in June 2020
  3. Answer C: 63 new trees will be planted.
  4. Answer D: No fossil fuels will be used for hot water, cooking, heating, or cooling, and photovoltaic arrays should produce enough electricity to run the building.
  5. Answer D: Dining Commons, hubs, preK classrooms are all new features of the building.
  6. Answer C: Grades 3 – 8 have hub spaces.
  7. 2017!

Pre Demolition Video: https://vimeo.com/589812683/c098e9f0b9

Demolition of oldest Smith building begins: https://vimeo.com/591219018/39d7063b87

Demolition complete. What’s the pool of water you see? The old Smith boiler room – infamous (former) home of the frogs. https://vimeo.com/589877120/8eddbf49cb

Installing steel beams in the auditorium, Winter 2021

10/18/2020 Blog Post Answer: The white bundles visible in the photo are wrapped packages of insulation. The roof will be getting 10″ of insulation to help create an energy-efficient “skin” on the renovated building.

This machine is drilling “rigid inclusions.” Rigid inclusions are holes that are drilled into the ground, while simultaneously filling the hole with grout. This process compacts the surrounding/adjacent subsurface soils.

The end is in “site!”

The trees are planted and grass is growing! The project punch list is getting smaller, and we can expect to see the photovoltaic panels being installed on the sloped roofs in the next few weeks. Stay tuned – more about the PV system after the December 14th SBC meeting! The November photo gallery is here […]

A busy week!

Monday, November 14th @ 7:00pm: State of the Town, Night 1 (via Zoom): updates from the Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Anti-Racism (IDEA) Committee; Lincoln Public Schools; Lincoln-Sudbury High School; Council on Aging & Human Services; Community Center Building Committee. Register at https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcpduiorT0oG9GdnaMY_5AMocyCkOTQG_k5   Tuesday, November 15th @ 7:00pm: State of the Town, Night 2 (via Zoom): updates […]

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony/Time Capsule Photos

We have lots of photos from the Ribbon Cutting ceremony! Click here to check out the gallery. And click here to watch the SBC slide show. On behalf of the School Building Committee, we are so grateful to our faculty, students, administrative team, custodians, technology gurus, and the project team for working so hard to […]

Ribbon Cutting!

Thank you to everyone who came to the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in person or watched it on line. It was great to see so many members of the community and to share this moment with our project team, residents, students, and current and former faculty! Thank you, too, to Rep. Tom Stanley (Lincoln’s current state […]

Letting the Grass Grow

The landscaping team is putting the finishing touches on the center field and the grassy areas around the school. In this image you can see new grass along the south end of the building and one of the many newly planted trees. We thank our students and the community for being patient with this part […]

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Answer to 5/24/2020 Quiz: Over 9000 SF – and will cover about 200 people following social distancing guidelines.

Answer to 6/7/2020 “Just for Fun” – Our thanks to Tony at  https://www.aerialboston.com for this great photo!

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