In partnership with Santa Ana Unified School District, Tilden-Coil recently celebrated the dedications of four schools. With one dedication a week, faculty, staff, students, and community members were able to tour the schools and see all the new improvements to their campuses. Jerry Almendarez, Superintendent of Schools, said, “These state of the art facilities are prepared for and allow our kids to be competitive in the 22nd century… we are looking that far ahead. We are so proud of everyone that was involved.” Santa Ana Unified School District is the #1 school district in Orange County. Dr. Rigo Rodriguez, Board of Education President, stated, “The work that you all do… is all visible in these facilities…We are #1 because of our investment in the facilities so thank you for all the care that you give and the attention to details.”
Sierra Preparatory Academy Pre-K - 8 Optimization Modernization Project – Dedicated on August 4th
Sierra Preparatory Academy Modernization Project included new playgrounds, and a new building to house pre-k and kindergarten classrooms.
Garfield Elementary School Modernization Project – Dedicated on August 18th
The modernization at Garfield Elementary School includes interior modifications of the library for a new STEAM lab, plus improvement to HVAC, plumbing systems, new lunch shelter, lighting, electrical systems, and doors and finishes. In addition, there were multiple classroom improvements, a kindergarten addition, furniture upgrades, and an office reconfiguration with a single point of entry to bring a new level of safety to the campus.