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Greenville K-8 Facility Dedication

Over 230,000 square feet… over 190,000 bricks… over 380,000 blocks… a million feet of electric wire… over 100,000 square feet of learning space… 93 teacher desks… 9.3 miles geothermal wells… eight days to move 6,500 boxes from four buildings… 217 security cameras… and more.

Much more.

Greenville City Schools’ K-8 Elementary and Middle School was open.

While the building had been in use since the middle of January, after an extended Christmas break, Greenville City Schools’ new K-8 building was opened and dedicated to the community February 26, 2017 at 2 p.m.

Speakers included GCSD Board President Jim Sommer, Bruce Miller, Garmann Miller Architects, Former Rep. Jim Buchy, Senators Keith Faber and Bill Beagle and Nathan Jones, Ohio Facilities Commission.

GCSD Superintendent Douglas Fries introduced the Greenville Levy “Strong Schools Strong Community” tri-chairs – Rita McCans, Susan Spille, Jan Teaford – and campaign treasurer John Swallow to a standing ovation.

Entertaining, and also participating: GHS Jazz Scene, GHS NJROTC, GHS Band, Invocation: Reverend Donald Myers, and GCSD Asst. Superintendent Laura Bemus.

Following the dedication, the building remained open to visitors until 5:30 p.m.

See a complete photo set of the Dedication & Open House – as well as earlier photo sets of the facility – at the CNO Community Events Photo Gallery

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