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2 high schools in Davis (Utah) district are getting upgrades

June 14, 2024
Additions are underway at Layton and Clearfield high schools.

The Davis (Utah) district has begun a multimillion-dollar upgrade of two of its high school campuses. reports that the district will spend $32.9 million on improvements at Layton High School in Layton and $32 million on upgrades at Clearfield High School in Clearfield.

At Layton, a new wing will add 14 classrooms dedicated to performing arts, science, and family and consumer sciences, along with interior corridor remodeling to alleviate congestion.

At Clearfield, plans call for adding a two-story building to house all of Clearfield's Career and Technical Education courses.

Funding for the improvements comes from a $475 million bond proposal that voters approved in 2022.

Other Davis district construction projects:

  • Island View Elementary in West Point is nearly finished and will open later this summer. A new three-story junior high, also in West Point, is under construction and to be finished in fall 2025.
  • Two schools are being rebuilt on the campus they occupy, Sunset Junior High in Sunset and Bountiful Elementary in Bountiful. Those are set to be completed in 2025-2026.

The Davis district, with around 71,000 students, it is the second-largest district in Utah.

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Mike Kennedy, senior editor, has written for AS&U on a wide range of educational issues since 1999.

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