These photos show only some of the incredible damage sustained by the 8th grade portion of the new school. The tilted walls and mangled ceilings are testimony to the incredible force delivered by the tornado. Ultimately 7 classrooms had to be demolished. Construction crews will rebuild these in time for the start of the 2002-03 school year!
|The hallway in the 8th Grade wing facing north toward Lebanon Avenue. Note the displaced wall on the right and the extensive ceiling damage||The same 8th Grade hallway facing south toward interior of the school.|
|Interior view of the one of the 8th grade classrooms. This room received wall and ceiling damage. Note the water on the floor. View is to the east looking into the 8th grade hallway.||Workers surveying damage to the ceiling in one of the 8th grade classrooms.|