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Hite Elementary School

Hite Elementary celebrated fifty years of service to the community in 2013. They are located in Middletown, Kentucky.  Their mission statement, Hite Elementary where we are inspired to grow and be lifelong learners, is threaded through every aspect at Hite, a guiding belief shared by parents, staff, and the community.

The school has been recognized by the National PTA as a Parent Involvement School of Excellence, and by the Kentucky PTA as the first winner of the state award for involving dads in schools. In 2012, a Hite parent was named Kentucky State PTA “Volunteer of the Year.”

There are numerous enrichment offerings for students at Hite, with an effort to provide opportunities for varying abilities, ages and interests. Program offerings include chess, fencing, academic teams, jump rope demo team, drama, percussion ensemble, technology teams, cross country, art classes, and more!

Hite strives to be a resource for families and the surrounding community. The school is well-respected in the district and state, and annual accountability measures place Hite among the top tier in the district and state.

Calhoun Construction served as the General Contractor on Phase I, 14,000 sqft, of the HVAC Renovation including chiller replacement, boiler replacement, complete HVAC upgrade, electrical switch gear replacement with service upgrade, generator replacement, intercom replacement, fire alarm replacement, security system upgrade, lighting replacement, ceiling replacement, window replacement, misc. kitchen upgrades, and gymnasium roof replacement.  Calhoun served as General Contractor for all scopes of work and self-performed demolition, ceiling replacement, and misc. rough carpentry.



Fern Creek High School

Fern Creek Traditional High School is a Communications, JROTC, Media and the Arts magnet school located in Louisville, Kentucky and is part of Jefferson County Public Schools. It was founded in 1923 as the first high school in the Jefferson County (Ky.) School System. Today, it has a population of around 1,400 students.

Fern Creek is a Communication and Media Arts school with program offerings in Cinematography and Video Production; Graphic Design; Visual Arts; Instrumental and Vocal Music; Theatre; Business Multimedia, and Marketing; Computer Science; Marine Corps Junior ROTC; and Advanced Placement.

Calhoun Construction Services served as the Trade Contractor on various projects throughout the school providing all demolition work on mechanical and electrical and self-performed the renovation work on all drywall within the school.

Butler Traditional High School

Butler High School opened in 1954. It was chosen in 1988 as the second high school in Jefferson County to offer the Traditional Program. In this program the standards of patriotism, morality, and personal integrity are stressed in a structured learning environment. The school has a strict dress code, discipline code, heterogeneous grouping, technology major, and college preparatory curriculum. It is the only school in JCPS to obtain and/or exceed its goal for CATS testing every year during the existence of the yearly examinations.

Calhoun Construction served as the general contractor for a complete HVAC upgrade to the facility. Along with HVAC, all windows are being upgraded along with classroom upgrades and site work. This is a 2 year phased project with 5 seperate completion dates throughout the project.