Measure TT Accomplishments, passed in 2008

  • Since it was approved by voters in November 2008, the $350 million Measure TT bond initiative has funded 140 projects to repair and upgrade the historic schools of Pasadena Unified School District. Projects include: 
    • Renovated auditoriums, classrooms, and offices
    • New classroom buildings and gymnasiums equipped for 21st-century learning
    • Upgraded infrastructure (air conditioning, heating, plumbing, windows)
    • New sports complexes and playground structures 


  • School Site Improvements
    Elementary Schools
    Altadena Elementary Renovation of classrooms. New multi-use cafeteria/auditorium with state of the art sound and video system. New community classroom.
    Don Benito Elementary New Playground Structure, pavement upgrades and Shade Structure
    Field Elementary Modernization of Multi-Purpose Building, Kitchen Facility, Classroom Patios and Site Work, New Portable Classroom Buildings, New Playground Structure
    Hamilton Elementary Multi-purpose room, remodeling of kitchen, cafeteria and auditorium
    Jackson Elementary Building F repairs (carpet, tact board in classrooms, drainage problems, retaining wall).
    Longfellow Elementary New Central Plant Chiller, Window Replacement
    Madison Elementary New Central Plant Equipment, New Student Drop-off Area, Window Replacement
    McKinley Elementary New State-of-the-Art Gymnasium, Cafeteria, Lunch Shelter and Parking, New Central Chiller Plant, New children's restroom portable
    Norma Coombs Elementary New Admin. and Classroom Buildings, Parking Lot, Playground Structure, Play Field , Kiln Room and New of Central Plant
    San Rafael Elementary New playground & play structure, Exploratory study of seismic fault line.
    Sierra Madre Elementary New Kindergarten Classroom Building and Parking Area
    Washington Elementary New multi-purpose building with kitchen. Upgraded athletic field. New Play Structure and new grass and hard court play areas
    Webster Elementary New Kinder shade structure, paving &p playground. Modernization to Auditorium Bldg. & Administration Bldg. New upper-grade playground and shade structure. New shade structure for pick-up and drop-off. Emergency Monitor System upgrades.
    Secondary Schools
    Blair Middle and High School New 6-8th grade Bldg., Complete Renovation of 23classrooms, Expanded offices, Remodeled library, New entrance, track, athletic field, landscape, irrigation. Parking lot upgrades.
    Elliot Middle School Modernization to Auditorium, Bldg. A, Kitchen, Restroom, Lunch Shelter. Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Upgrades, Alterations to Building C
    John Muir High Renovations to Rufus Meade Auditorium, the student cafeteria and kitchen. Construction of shaded outdoor amphitheater, bleachers in main gymnasium. New TV studio, media lab, security???. Upgrades to accessibility.
    Marshall Fundamental Upgrades to library. Renovations to quad, landscape and old gym. New sports complex, classrooms and tennis courts. Replacement of HVAC, lighting controls and LED(with proposition 39).
    Pasadena High Modernization of Gym Complex, New Central Plant (on going), New Synthetic Field and Track, Auditorium Stage Upgrades
    Washington Middle School New State-of-the-Art Gymnasium with Bleachers and Locker Rooms. New Play Field and Running Tracks