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    Northgate Elementary School Replacement Project

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    About the Project

    The 2019 Building Excellence V (BEX V) Capital Levy will fund a new replacement school building for Northgate Elementary. It will also provide technology equipment and services, such as computers, peripherals, printers, and other technology for teaching and learning.

    Project Manager: Vince Gonzales,, 206-252-0151


    • Pre-design phase complete
    • Schematic design phase in progress
    • Design development and permitting begins Spring 2020
    • Bid and award phase begins Spring 2021
    • Construction begins Summer 2021
    • School opens Fall 2023

    Funding Source

    Funded by the Building Excellence V (BEX V) Capital Levy, approved by Seattle voters in 2019.

    Project Updates

    Updates are posted for the previous month the week after the monthly BEX and BTA Capital Levies Oversight Committee meetings. These meetings typically take place on the first Friday of each month.

    December 2019

    • Completed School Design Advisory Team (SDAT) process. Learn more about SDAT and read meeting minutes.
    • Selected General Contractor/Construction Manager (Lydig Construction).
    • Began forming departures committee with Seattle's Department of Neighborhoods.
    • Participated in the Northgate Arts and Crafts Fair.
    • Scheduled Haller Lake Community Club presentation for January.


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    Northgate Elementary School
    11725 1st Ave NE
    Seattle, WA 98125

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