Elementary Schools

Solana Highlands refresh now complete

Solana Highlands refresh now complete

Solana Highlands Elementary School is ready to debut its new look, now that the finishing touches have been placed on the school’s $7 million modernization.

After 30 years of educating students, the Carmel Valley school was in need of a refresh and it was made possible due to the passage of Solana Beach School District’s $105 million Measure JJ school bond in 2016. A ribbon-cutting celebration for the new and improved Solana Highlands will be held on Friday, Jan. 12 as part of an all-school assembly at 8:35 a.m.

The new lobby at Solana Highlands. Courtesy

McCarthy Construction came in and did the demolition over one week in June and most of the work was...