OUSD board to choose location, size and cost of new Nordhoff High pool at May 11 meeting

OPTIONA 50When the Ojai Unified school board meets on Wednesday, May 11, it will consider the location, size and cost of a new Nordhoff High School swimming pool.

The options can be viewed on the agenda at:

Board members will review two options on where the new Nordhoff High School pool will be placed and for each of those options, it will decide whether to approve a 35-meter or 50-meter pool.

The cost for Option A, which would place the pool closer to Maricopa Highway, has estimated costs of $13,716 million to $15,587 million, depending on size.

The cost for Option B, which is closer to the existing PE facilities, has estimated costs of $12.888 million to $14,760 million, depending on size.


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The school board agenda can be viewed online at:

The board will open its meeting in public session at 5 p.m. before adjourning to closed session to discuss student discipline. It is scheduled to reopen in public session at 5:30 p.m.

The meeting will be livestreamed on Youtube at:  and on

Facebook at:

The public may make public comments in several different ways:

— They may write them on the school district’s online form at:

Those written comments should be made prior to 4 p.m. on the day of the meeting.

The school board does not read the written comments aloud and has a word limit.

The Ojai Valley News welcomes the public to also submit their comments of any length to the Ojai Valley News for possible posting on the OVN website.

— The public may also make their comments in person at the school district boardroom at 414 E. Ojai Ave. 














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