Silex holds groundbreaking event for school improvements

The Silex School District will be adding on six classrooms split between the high school and the elementary sides, LED interior lighting throughout all buildings, exterior lighting in parks, new interior doors in the elementary, paving of driveways and parking lots, renovate the old gym, install drainage systems, upgrade the baseball field and new storage shed for equipment. 

Those pictured are (l-r) Ben Henke, school board member, Kay Hall, school board member, Gabe Twellman, school board president, Gina Harris, elementary principal, Rod Hamlett, superintendent of schools and Chris Gray, high school principal.