Facilities Planning & Management
HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL OVERVIEW
Heights Elementary School originally opened it's doors in 1953 and the new school site opening for the 2014-2015 school year.
On August 14, 2013, Pittsburg Unified School District broke ground for the new Heights Elementary School building.
- The total floor area of the current school has 72,958 square feet.
- The current enrollment for the 2016-17 school year is 656 students.
- There are two solar sub-arrays at the sight, with an annual production of over 177,600 kW of energy each year for the school.
The granite statue of a bear that sits in front of the school weighs 8.5 tons and was created by the famous sculptor Benjamin "Benny" Bufano in 1961.
- The new school building was funded with Measure L bond funds.
- The athletic fields and parking areas were completed in January, 2015.