Definition of Project Types

New

Construction of new school buildings to accommodate growth in enrolment and new program requirements.

Addition

Construction of major additions to existing school buildings to accommodate growth in enrolment and new program requirements.

Modernization

Renovation of a school building or portion of a school building to improve function and suitability for present and future educational programs.

Replacement

Replacement of the existing facility is considered where a modernization project is estimated to cost more than 75 per cent of building a new facility.