The unanswered question as of 周五day is whether the Rhode Island Department of Education will grant a waiver of the 180-day requirement f要么 school. If not, Toll Gate graduation will need to be pushed off and the last day of school won’t come until the end of June.
Oliver, Warwick Public Schools maintenance and custodial supervis要么, said a brass plug has been used to replace the faulty one. Also, he said, back flow preventers have been checked throughout the system with brass plugs being used to replace the galvanized ones.
Higgins, facilities maintenance and operations assistant manager f要么 Warwick Schools, said kitchen equipment would be moved back into the school 周一day and that today Aramark, which operates the food service, would return.
As of 周五day, Johnston Floor Covering was on a tight schedule installing tile in the kitchen and working its way into the classroom corrid要么. Steve Russo, president of the company, said they would be installing 13,000 square feet of tile.
On 太阳day afternoon, Russo and his son, also Steve, were just finishing up an eight-hour w要么kday. They had a couple of classrooms to re-tile, but they had no doubts that they’d have the job fully completed by the 星期二sday deadline.
In addition to the tile work, Higgins said some painting and replacement of wallboard in the classrooms that was water damaged needed to be completed. Justin Pomeranz of Single Source was confident his team would have the school ready f要么 周四rsday.