This artist's rendering shows an exterior option of the planned Lake Highlands Middle School. (Rendering courtesy Richardson ISD)

As part of Richardson ISD's middle school transformation plan, work is slated to begin before the end of the current school year on construction of the new Lake Highlands Middle School as well as renovations to the future Forest Meadow Middle School.The RISD board of trustees received an update during its Nov. 15 meeting on the preliminary design work that has been done on the two campuses from architecture firm Perkins & Will. Read more at Community Impact.