Vargas Elementary School Improvements


SCH Number
Public Agency
Sunnyvale School District
Document Title
Vargas Elementary School Improvements
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The Sunnyvale School District (SSD) proposes to replace the rooftops and all of the existing rooftop heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) units on two buildings at the Vargas Elementary campus. The rooftops would be replaced in-kind and the HVAC units would be replaced with interior electric heat pump units. The SSD also proposes to install a digital marquee in the northwest corner of the campus and paint the campus exterior.

Contact Information

Brandt Burns
Agency Name
Sunnyvale School District
Job Title
Director of Facilities and Operations
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency / Project Applicant / Parties Undertaking Project


Santa Clara
Northern California
Cross Streets
Carson Drive, Leota Avenue

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1, Class 2, Class 4, Class 11, Class 14, Class 30
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed improvements to Vargas Elementary School would not introduce a new use onto the campus or result in an enrollment increase. Per section 15300.2 of the CEQA Guidelines, it has been determined the project is not located on a hazardous waste site and the project would not affect environmental resources of hazardous or critical concern, result in a significant impact due to unusual circumstances, damage scenic resources, affect a historic resource, or result in a cumulative impact. For these reasons, the project is exempt from the provisions of CEQA.
County Clerk
Santa Clara


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