Francis Marion Intermediate
Francis Marion Intermediate

Several construction projects in the works in Marion (Iowa) district

March 9, 2022
The district is building an elementary, renovating an intermediate campus, and adding an outdoor activities pavilion at its high school.

The Marion (Iowa) school district is carrying out several construction projects. 

The district is building an elementary, renovating an intermediate campus, and adding an outdoor activities pavilion at its high school, reports The Gazette

Funds will come from a $31 million bond issue approved last year.

The projects will add an outdoor activities complex at Marion High School and renovate Francis Marion Intermediate School

The district is spending $5.7 million to move the outdoor activities complex from Thomas Park to the high school. 

The $6.6 million renovations to Francis Marion Intermediate School will undergo $6.6 million in renovations. Aging classrooms will be updated and the oldest wing in the building will be torn down.

A new $15.3 million elementary campus will replace Starry Elementary School. The district will renovate the existing Starry and use it for high school classes. 

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