| The works have a 10-month execution period and a budget of 3.8 million euros | The center will have 18 high school classrooms, six high school classrooms, laboratories, multipurpose classrooms, a library and a cafeteria The Ministry of Education and Culture has already awarded the work for the construction of the new Valle de Leyva Institute of Secondary Education and High School, in Alhama de Murcia, for an amount of 3,847,649 euros.
The works, 80 percent co-financed with Feder funds, have an execution period of 10 months and will begin once the contract with the successful bidder has been signed. The new Valle de Leyva institute is located next to the El Praico municipal sports facilities and will have 18 Secondary Education classrooms, six Baccalaureate classrooms, six split-level classrooms, two technology workshop classrooms, two music classrooms, a plastic classroom , two science laboratories, a physics laboratory, a chemistry laboratory and two multipurpose classrooms. In addition, it will have the common spaces necessary for the educational community, with a library and a cafeteria.
The project includes the construction of a sports hall, a work that will be financed and executed by the Alhama de Murcia City Council, according to a signed agreement. Likewise, the project will have an investment in equipment of 450,000 euros. The Minister of Education and Culture, Esperanza Moreno, highlighted that it is an infrastructure designed for educational use, of quality, with a functional character under the maxims of simplicity and maintenance and with the choice of different materials and facilities, whose characteristics techniques guarantee adequate durability with minimal maintenance costs. He also stated that this is "very good news for the municipality, since having new educational infrastructures results in the improvement of the education of its students." In addition, the good integration in its urban environment and its adaptation to the bioclimatic conditions of the place have been taken into account, optimizing the energy efficiency of the property.