CPS celebrates Rock Bridge Elementary School classroom addition and renovation completion
Columbia Public Schools celebrated the completion of the Rock Bridge Elementary School classroom addition and renovation project with a ribbon cutting. The $6.2 million construction project began in 2020 and was completed in time for the start of the 2022-2023 school year. The project was paid for with funds from the 2018 voter-approved bond issue.
Number of classrooms added: 7 traditional classrooms, 2 renovated classrooms
Unique features added: 1 music classroom, 1 multipurpose - P.E./music room, 1 multipurpose art/cafe
Other building highlights of note: Space added for support services in speech, psychology, counseling, English Learners and more
Universal design and ADA improvements: Site access, passenger unloading/loading zones, ADA parking, accessible play area and outdoor classroom pathway
Kitchen and restroom renovation
Energy and efficiencies: Renovation of ground-source heating and cooling Stormwater improvements to protect Rock Bridge State Park Native tree and shrub species landscaping High-efficiency HVAC installation