Cost will be $1.3 million dollars.
All funds need to be raised by private gifts.
Our growing community and school district has experienced over 2,800 students-athletes participating in North Dakota sanctioned activities. Enthusiastic participation by our youth provides lifelong learning and leadership experiences, preparing them for future success. Increased participation in the middle and high school athletics has limited the availability of viable practice and performance fields for students in our community. Overall, artificial turf will increase students' access to outdoor spaces for athletic, co-curricular and educational needs. Davies will receive an artificial turf field that will host physical education classes and serve as the home for the school's soccer and football teams, and increase practice space for soccer, football, track, cross-country, softball and baseball, all while also supporting community youth programs that require competitive green space.
Increased student enrollments and participation has caused tremendous overuse and deterioration to current outdoor fields.
Installation of multi-purpose synthetic turf would increase students’ access to outdoor spaces for athletic, co-curricular, and educational needs
Multi-purpose artificial turf would provide a safe and more durable surface for all students
Synthetic turf affords a versatile outdoor space for fall and spring activities
Studies show a decrease in injuries on synthetic turfs