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New Solana Vista School design continues to take shape

New Solana Vista School design continues to take shape

The Solana Beach School District board provided feedback on conceptual site plans for the new Solana Vista Elementary School at its Oct. 11 meeting, encouraging the development of a one-story campus rather than a partial or full two-story campus on the Santa Victoria site. Despite the board’s preference to preserve as much green space as possible at the school, it did not believe the community would support the construction of a two-story school in exchange.

“There are competing concerns as there is not enough park space in that area and a second story is very controversial,” said board member Richard Leib, noting that one of the concerns he has heard about the new Skyline School is...

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