Denver Language School

2016 Bond Investment


Original Construction Date


*Note: 2016 Bond Budget represents direct construction costs. Not inclusive of design and management services, insurance allocations and inflation.

Project Updates

 Quality Learning Environments

Status: Scheduled for completion in 2019
Scope of Work:
  • Funding to make school determined, high-impact investments that may include areas such as classroom upgrades, furniture upgrades, or common space upgrades (front office, gymnasium, cafeteria).

New Capacity 

 Status: Scheduled for completion in 2019
Scope of Work:
  • Addition of 100 seats (5 classrooms)


Status: Scheduled for completion in 2019
Scope of Work:
  • Add new hood in kitchen for fire safety
  • Interior LED lighting upgrade (complete)
  • Replace Fire Alarm and Detection System
  • Improve existing cooling and ventilation system
  • Bond premium project: add elevator for ADA compliance

Technology and Safety

Status: Complete
Scope of Work:
  • Additional funding for student devices
  • Network and infrastructure
  • Safety investment in door hardware to support lockdown and upgrading existing systems

Construction Updates

2012 Bond

Bond Investment (Approximate):


Key Project Elements:

Parking lot design; cooling enhancement; code upgrades; fire alarm and detection; student technology.