ST. CLOUD - The St. Cloud Area School Board has approved $5.6 million in remodeling projects at three of the district's buildings.

The district will spend $2.2 million to add 8-9 classrooms onto Madison Elementary.

Superintendent Bruce Watkins says they'll also spend $3.4 million to remodel both North and South Junior High Schools.  One the major projects at those buildings is reworking the media centers.

The schools' gym areas will also be remodeled to add two more classrooms above the weight rooms and expanded restrooms near the gyms.