• MMHS Construction Update: New Building on Track for Spring Opening

    Posted by Chris Clonts on 9/4/2020 6:00:00 AM

    The new Administration, Library and Classroom Building will not be ready to open for the fall of 2020. The District encountered delays related to approval of the roofing system, street work and availability of certain materials. They are now on track to be complete during the fall of 2020 and ready for building occupancy during the 2021 spring semester.

     Architects are designing Phase 1 of the Board-approved campus plan, which will eventually bring a new high school building, a performing arts center to be shared by middle and high schools, improved traffic flow on Morning View Drive and more.

    The floor-to-ceiling glass on the new building gives a view of the Pacific Ocean.

    The improved Morning View Drive face of the new building.

    Built-in furniture is being installed in the classrooms.

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  • MMHS Construction Update: Middle School Building almost ready

    Posted by Chris Clonts on 8/2/2019 11:15:00 AM


    Malibu Middle School Building is nearly complete

    • The building (above), comprising 12 classrooms and three sets of boys/girls restrooms, is 90% complete.
    • Carpet and tile were installed, as was adaptable furniture (shown at left) such as multi-configuration desks, chairs, cabinets, ceiling-mounted video projectors and whiteboards.
    • The elevator tower is 80% complete, and the elevator cab is scheduled to arrive next week.
    • The final exterior walkways, seat walls, landscape, and exterior painting are in progress and should be complete by the scheduled ribbon cutting (August 13 at 12:30 p.m.).


    Malibu Middle and High School Administration Building in progress

    • This new building, shown here (Middle School Building is on the right), is progressing rapidly, as many main structural components are now in.
      All vertical concrete walls have been poured and completed.
    • The concrete slab on grade for segment B of the new building has been poured.
    • Structural steel has been delivered to the site and nearly all of the steel for one segment of the building has been erected and bolted in place.
    • The metal deck for the second floor has been placed. The work to place lightweight concrete will begin in a few weeks.
    • The building (above) is really taking shape with the new "V" columns installed at the main entrance, creating quite a view as one arrives to the site via Morning View Drive.
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  • Malibu High School

    Posted by Maryanne Solomon on 5/24/2019
    • Surveying the fire lane and installing underground storm drain.
    • At new Admin/Library Building, we’re tying-in sewer lines and installing underground conduit.
    • Pouring concrete on vertical walls of a portion of admin building (bottom photo), and framing walls on the other segment of the building.
    • Middle School Building (top photo): Installing fire riser and low-voltage electrical lines, a handrail on the second floor, and restroom finishes.
    • Installation continues of handrail on the second floor and restroom finishes.
    • Elevator tower roofing taking place. Also installing drywall within elevator tower.
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