Renovation Project

Capital Project Update

The $11,855,000 capital project that New Lebanon Central School District voters approved in May 2017, is currently underway and on schedule to be completed by September 2020.

“We are excited to begin the first significant phase of capital project improvements that will be made across the district,” said Superintendent Leslie Whitcomb. “We’d like to thank our staff and community for their cooperation and patience during construction and renovation. We will continue to keep you updated on our timeline and progress.”

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Here’s a timeline of what has happened so far and what upcoming projects and construction you can expect to see throughout the district.

The project timeline is as follows:

Fall 2019 -Winter 2020

Elementary School

Renovate Bathrooms
Plumbing Fixture Removals and Capping, and Designated Modifications of Finishes
Fire Alarm Upgrades
Exterior Lighting Replacements
Interior Doors/Frames/Hardware Upgrades

Jr/Sr High School

New Facilities Storage Building, Removal of Old Structure, and Associated Sitework
Renovate Bathrooms
Flooring Replacement in Corridors
New Business Classroom Rennovation
Stair Tread Repairs/Replacements and ADA Ramp Flooring (To be completed during holiday and winter breaks)
Casework Enhancements in Classrooms
Build Separate Kiln Room (To be completed during holiday and winter breaks)
Kitchen Wall Infill (To be completed during holiday and winter breaks)
Pool – Spectator Windows (To be completed during holiday and winter breaks)
Fire Alarm Upgrades
Exterior Lighting Replacements

Spring/Summer 2020

Elementary School

New Secured Entrance and Main Office Reconstruction
Gymnasium Addition and Physical Education Office
Reconstruction of Elementary School Kitchen
Exterior Sitework enhancements
Corridor ACT Ceiling and Lightring
HVAC/Mechanical Equipment (Including any roof modifications to support new units)

Jr/Sr High School

Exterior Doors/Frames/Hardware Upgrades
Classrooms 131, 132 and 133 -Structural Repairs and Finishes
Kitchen Enhancements and Equipment Upgrades
Boys and Girls Locker Rooms
New Finishes in Nurses Office
Exterior Masonary/Cornice Restoration
Exterior Parking Lot, Athletic Field and Other Remaining Sitework Enahncements
HVAC/Mecahnical Equipemtn and Electrical/Lighting Upgrades


Frequently Asked Questions

Areas for renovation

Jr/Sr High School

Walter B. Howard Elementary School

Renovation Project News
Renovation Project Newsletter
New Lebanon CSD Project to go Before Voters May 16
$11 Million renovation project recently approved by NL School Board
NLCSD Facilities Committee Establish Scope of Work for Renovation Project


Learn about the District’s planning process & goals for the project
Financial planning for the project
What the Facilities Committee considered while developing the scope of work
Jr/Sr HS locker room renovation
Kitchen renovations
Renovation Project