Cherokee Project

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Overview

At its regular board meeting on October 16, 2018, the SUSD Governing Board voted unanimously to redevelop Cherokee Elementary School.

Timeline

January 28, 2019 Meeting: Cherokee Project Community Forum #3

January 23, 2019 Meeting: Visioning Committee #2, 3:45 p.m.

January 16, 2019 Meeting: Cherokee Visioning Committee. #1

This committee, appointed by the Cherokee principal, will work between Community Forum meetings on the details of the Cherokee project.  It will be comprised of Cherokee parents, neighbors, teachers and staff.

It is anticipated that the Visioning Committee will require a commitment of approximately 1.5 hours every two weeks, tapering off significantly after four months, when the architects will start developing the project's plans.

To volunteer for the Visioning Committee, interest forms are available in the school office.  Please complete and return to the school or email it to Principal Chantler no later than January 15, 2019.  The first meeting will take place the following day, January 16.

January 7, 2019 Meeting: Cherokee Project Community Forum #2

December 17, 2018 — Meeting: Cherokee Project Community Forum #1 [Flyer]

December 11, 2018 — SUSD Governing Board selects Phoenix-based Orcutt Winslow as project architect. 

October 16, 2018 — SUSD Governing Board voted to redevelop Cherokee Elementary School with voter-approved bonds.

We want to know what your Cherokee project meeting-time preferences are. Please let us know by taking part in this online survey.

Upcoming Meetings

January 23, 2019 — Visioning Committee 2nd Meeting

  • Cherokee Elementary School, Media Center
  • 3:45 p.m.
  • 8801 N. 56th St. Paradise Valley, AZ [Map]

January 28, 2019 — Community Forum 3

  • Cherokee Elementary School
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 8801 N. 56th St. Paradise Valley, AZ [Map]

 Cherokee Documents & Links

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