In March 2003, the Board of
Supervisors approved the School Divisionís request for
$3,144,000 to renovate Claude Thompson Elementary School.
Based on a request from the School Division, an additional
$3,650,000 was approved in December 2004. On July 8, 2005,
the construction bid for the project was opened and it is
estimated that the total cost of the project could now cost
$9,966,000, an increase of $3,172,000.