Branciforte Small Schools

New ADA inclusive play structure happening this summer 2018 at
B40ss

New Buildings being planned to remove old portables

B40ss

New Stair well at Branciforte Small Schools 

Stair well

New stairs
New Stair material /
Old Stair material \

old stairs

Existing Campus

Background:

Established in 1931, the Branciforte main building has a great street presence and houses the Ark, Costanoa, Monarch programs. The Alternative Family Education Program is housed separately on the site.

  • Current Enrollment: 404 Students
  • Enrollment Projection: 82 in 2021 / 80 in 2025
  • Building Area: 46,778 SF
  • Approximate Site AC: 4.143 Acres
  • Modernization Eligibility: $1,766,233
Branciforte Middle School project plan

Community and Staff Priority Survey

This survey represents input from staff, students, parents, and community as collected during community meetings, school meetings, and online surveys

Top 10 projects in order of importance with 1 being the highest priority.

  1. Technology Infrastructure Upgrades
  2. Separate pedestrian/bicycle access from parking lot 3. Add solar panels to campus
  3. Shade canopies
  4. New interior finishes/lighting/cabinetry
  5. Improve student pick up/ drop off areas
  6. Campus security
  7. Expand play field
  8. Provide logical/clear primary access
  9. Upgrade finishes at multi-purpose room

Note: This list was reviewed and considered by the steering committee in making appropriate project priority recommendations.

Branciforte Middle School project plan

IDENTIFIED CAMPUS NEEDS AND SUGGESTED IMPROVEMENTS

  • Parking Improvements
  • Improve Student Drop-Off Area
  • Shade Canopies
  • Technology Infrastructure Upgrades
  • Remove Portable Classroom Buildings
  • Install new campus-wide HVAC system
  • Student Staging Area
  • New Interior Finishes/Lighting/Cabinetry
  • Landscaping and Irrigation
  • Grass Play Fields
  • Provide Logical/Clear Primary Access
  • Paving Areas
  • Install Additional Restrooms in Upper Floor Levels Add Solar
  • Upgrade Finishes at Multi-Purpose Room Expand Play Field
  • Outdoor Display Plaza
  • Campus Security
  • Renovate Kitchen
  • Separate Pedestrian/Bicycle Access from Parking Lot
  • Provide Curb Cut at Branciforte Ave. for Drop-Off
  • Relocate Kitchen
  • Upgrade Elevator
Branciforte Middle School project plan

Improvements/needs noted are based upon Architect and Engineer assessments of facilities as well as Facilities Staff.

Construction cost estimates of master plan projects:

Download the Facilities Master Plan PDF

Alternative Family Education at Branciforte Small

Existing Campus

Background:

Established in 1931, the Branciforte main building has a great street presence and houses the Ark, Costanoa, Monarch programs. The Alternative Family Education Program is housed separately on the site.

  • Current Enrollment: 404 Students
  • Enrollment Projection:
    • Constanoa Cont. H.S. 82 in 2021 / 80 in 2025
  • Building Area: 46,778 SF
  • Approximate Site AC: 4.143 Acres
  • Modernization Eligibility: $1,766,233
    • Monarch $482,203
    • Alternative Family Ed. $646,459
    • Costanoa Continuation $637,571
Alternative Family Education project plan

Community and Staff Priority Survey

This survey represents input from staff, students, parents, and community as collected during community meetings, school meetings, and online surveys

Top 10 projects in order of importance with 1 being the highest priority.

  1. Technology Infrastructure Upgrades
  2. Separate pedestrian/bicycle access from parking lot
  3. Add solar panels to campus
  4. Shade canopies
  5. New interior finishes/lighting/cabinetry
  6. Improve student pick up/ drop off areas
  7. Campus security
  8. Expand play field
  9. Provide logical/clear primary access
  10. Upgrade finishes at multi-purpose room

Note: This list was reviewed and considered by the steering committee in making appropriate project priority recommendations.

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