October 23, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Contact:      


Mark Eliot
TUSD, Director of Communications
(714) 730-7339

 


TUSD Holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Open House
for New Science Center at Foothill High School


The Tustin Unified School District will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new state-of-the-art Science Center at Foothill High School at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov 5.

  Invitation

Additionally, there will be a Community Open House Night at the Foothill Science Center from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30. The public is invited to the event. The school is located at 19251 Dodge Ave.

The two-story facility is approximately 48,000 sq. ft. and features biology, chemistry and physics labs; earth science and physical science classrooms; and other rooms.

The building was designed by NTD Architecture and constructed by Barnhart, Inc. It is located adjacent to the staff parking lot on campus near Newport Ave. and Foothill Blvd.

The total cost of the project is approximately $19 million, which is being funded through the Measure G campus modernization program. Measure G was passed in 2002 by the voters to repair and renovate the 20 oldest schools in the Tustin school district.

For more information, call Foothill High at (714) 730-7464 or the TUSD Communications Office at (714) 730-7339.