Listen: Daniel Thigpen, Folsom Cordova Unified School District's Director of Communication and Community Engagement
The Folsom Cordova community is getting its first new school in more than a decade. When completed, Mangini Ranch Elementary School will serve hundreds of students and families living in the new Folsom Ranch neighborhood south of Highway 50.
Mangini Ranch Elementary is scheduled to open for the 2021-22 school year and will feature an innovative, two-story single building design with state-of-the-art collaborative spaces for students in grades K-5.
It will be the first of five new elementary schools, one middle school and one high school planned for Folsom Ranch in the years to come.
What:Mangini Ranch Elementary School groundbreaking celebration
When:9-10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12
Where: Site of future Mangini Ranch Elementary, 4640 Sparrow Drive in Folsom
Potential visuals:More than 100elected leaders, community members and neighbors will celebrate this milestone. Participants will have the chance to write messages to future Mangini Ranch students and leave them well-wishes for their future.