NEW LONDON HIGH SCHOOL
Location: New London, Connecticut
Area: 264,000 Square Feet
Completion: In Progress
DESCRIPTION New London High School will be an Interdistrict magnet school attracting students from surrounding communities. The $108M project will house 1,775 students in grades 6-12 following three academic pathways: STEM, Arts, and IB (International Baccalaureate).
FEATURES The plan consists of a new 80,000SF addition that will be designed in front of the existing school and improve the curb appeal along Jefferson Avenue. The existing four-story classroom will be renovated to house the programmatic needs of the Arts Pathway. Entirely new envelope and MEP infrastructure will be created. The existing assembly wing consisting the gymnasium, auditorium, pool, and ancillary spaces will also be renovated to new. The existing walls and general layout will remain the same but the work will include all new finishes, MEP/FP, and roof. The construction will occur in Phases. The first phase will be the construction of the new parking lot, bus loop, parent drop-off on the southern side of the existing school. Phase two is the new addition with renovations to the existing Gymnasium Building. The final Phase is the renovation of the academic building.