Jay school sees change

Jay Elementary School is currently undergoing renovations that include the addition of six new classrooms and the demolition of an old building that hold many fond memories for many students to make way for new classrooms.

The Santa Rosa County School Board of Education recently approved a survey of Jay Elementary School which determined that several buildings needed to be demolished due to age.

Several of the buildings were constructed as early as 1926, according to the survey, and were recommended for demolition, renovation or remodel.

“The facility we just removed was built in the 1940s and...