The Wentzville School District is using new revenue to fund construction.
The money comes from Proposition E, which was passed by voters and provides $50 million in revenue.
Much of the construction has taken place at Liberty High School, which has a new gym and a new wing with 27 classrooms. A new auditorium is scheduled to open in April.
Other projects include construction of a new elementary school on Highway Z, six new classrooms at three schools and adding a third floor at Holt High School.
Lots of construction is taking place because of the district’s growth, which currently has 16,000 students, but it expected to have 22,000 by 2022.
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