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New Tuba City Elementary School features green technology, possibly opening in fall

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City’s new kindergarten through fifth grade elementary school, which will feature green technology, has been under construction for about a year and is ahead of schedule, according to the construction manager for the project.

Wayne Nez, construction manager, said construction of the state of the art school — the first of its kind on any northern Arizona reservation is going well.

“We are actually ahead of schedule, on budget and in a safe building capacity,” Nez said. “The new k-5 construction is approximately 75 percent complete.”

The school will feature green technology, cloud research computing throughout all of its classroom wings and study pods, offering students the latest in technology building advances to assist with their studies. The construction will incorporate native cultural appropriate design and atmosphere throughout.

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