Board accepts bid for school in World Golf Village

New St. Johns County elementary school should open for 2017-18 school year

Map from St. Johns County School District
Map from St. Johns County School District

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. – The St. Johns County School Board has approved a contractor bid for the new elementary school in World Golf Village.

The school's architecture plans are similar to the Palencia Elementary School layout, according to a report from The St. Augustine Record.

The five bids the district received ranged up to $23 million, but the board awarded the bid for elementary school "M" to local company STG Contracting Group Inc. for about $19.5 million.

Construction will be completed in time for the 2017-18 school year.