Option #2

  • Where are we growing?
  • Where are we aging?



Total Cost


Priority Projects

Konnoak Elementary



Partial replacement, increase capacity from 400 to 750, 2 pre-K classrooms

Lowrance Middle


Relocation @ Paisley

John F. Kennedy High


Renovation for CTE classrooms


Enhance post-secondary opportunities


Relocation of high school program

Hanes Magnet

HAG*, Expand STEM*


Relocation @ Cameron Ave.

Innovative Learning Centers


Re-imagine media centers in all schools

New middle school


New, addresses capacity issues, capacity of 800

Maintenance and capital improvements


Replace building component systems (roofs, boilers, chillers, controls, windows, lights, fire alarms, etc.)

High school stadium upgrade


Mount Tabor home side

Priority Project TOTAL



Elementary School Improvements

Ashley Academy

Global Technology Academy


Replacement, increase capacity from 450 to 800, 2 pre-K classrooms

Brunson Elementary


Replacement, increase capacity from 400 to 800, 2 pre-K classrooms

Southwest Elementary


Replacement, increase capacity from 657 to 800, 2 pre-K classrooms

New Zone 8 Elementary

STEM OR Year-round possibilities


New, capacity of 800, 2 pre-K classrooms

Land for an eastern elementary


Land purchase for future needs

Elementary School TOTAL


Increase capacity from 1457 to 2400 and 800 new

Middle School Improvements

Paisley IB Magnet

Expand IB Programme, more HS classrooms


Renovation, increase capacity from 627 to 1027

Philo-Hill Magnet

Possible HAG


Renovation, increase capacity from 445 to 845

New middle at Smith Farm

Dual language OR Newcomer Center


New, relieve Southeast Middle, capacity of 800

New Robinhood or Southwest Middle


New; relieve Clemmons, Flat Rock, Jefferson and Meadowlark; capacity of 800

Middle School TOTAL**


Increase capacity from 1072 to 1872 and 1600 new

Option #2 TOTAL



*Definitions: HAG = highly academically gifted; STEM = science, technology, engineering, math

**Cost of one new middle school included in Priority Projects