Nyssa middle school project moves ahead

By John L. Braese
The Enterprise
NYSSA – Principal Luke Cleaver had confident news last week about the expansion of Nyssa Middle School.
“We are on budget and on schedule,” he said.
Walls are up in the classroom additions while the new gymnasium is fully enclosed with the roof now on.
Cleaver provided a tour as work continues on the voter-approved project.
“The contractor is working to get everything enclosed before the bad weather hits so just interior work is left to go during the winter,” Cleaver said.
The plan by Beniton Construction, the contractor for the job, calls for all roofing to be done by Thanksgiving.
Painting has started on the interior walls. Ductwork sits ready to be installed.
“We did scale down the size of the gym somewhat,” Cleaver said. “It will still be regulation size, just the out of bounds area will be a bit . . .