While work continues on the front of the building, a second backhoe is demolishing the back of the building Sept. 27.
Demo has made it to the gymnasium Sept. 27.
An overall look at the Shields property Sept. 27. Cape Henlopen High School can be seen off in the distance.
The eastern side of Shields Elementary has been demolished as of Sept. 23.
Hallways leading to nowhere Sept. 23.
While work continues on the east side, crews have also started on the western side of the building Sept. 23.
With classes in full swing across the street at Lewes Elementary School Sept. 21, demolition work makes headway on the front portion of the Shields Elementary School building.
Construction dumpsters fill quickly Sept. 21.
Classrooms start to go Sept. 19.
Demolition is underway at Shields Elementary School Sept. 19.
With asbestos removal and site work complete, the Shields Elementary School building awaits demolition mid-September.
Memories are all that remain of the Shields Elementary playground and track.
To ready the site for demolition, the parking lot has been razed at Shields Elementary School.