Town Manager Scott Crabtree issued the following press release
Saugus Town Manager Scott C. Crabtree, the Board of Selectmen, the School Committee and the School Building Committee are pleased to announce that construction is underway at Belmonte School to make necessary renovations to the structure and convert the previously grades six to eight middle school into an upper elementary school serving grades two to five.
This renovation is the second phase in the town’s comprehensive, district-wide master plan solution, which will change the way education is delivered in the community and help the school district achieve its goal to become a top-rated school district in Massachusetts.
“It is extremely exciting to see the community’s vision become a reality after years of working together on this collaborative effort,” said Crabtree. “This district-wide master plan solution, when…