New High School

Between Southern and Eastern High Schools

General Information

Building Area: 221,000 SF
Site: 96 acres
Classroom Capacity: 1,250 Students
Core Capacity: 1,500
Location: Between Southern and Eastern
Project Start Date: April 2019
Bond Issuance Date: April 2021
Construction Start: May 2021
Completion Date: April 2023
Operating Impact: $1,750,000 (July 2023)

Proposed Bond Project Information

Cost Estimate: $67,012,616

Actual Bid Price: $58,133,184

Completed project will include:
• Land acquisition
• Utilities to site
• School building construction of approximately 240,000 SF
• Athletic fields and associated buildings for concessions, ticketing, restrooms
• Parking and drives
• Stormwater measures (retention ponds, etc.)
• Survey
• Soil borings

Project Costs Include:
• Professional Fees
• Survey
• Soil borings
• Construction testing & inspections
• Furniture, Furnishings & Equipment Allowance
• Technology Allowance

New High School Bond Project Updates

Click on the description to see information regarding bond project progress.

On Friday May 28, 2021, Alamance-Burlington School System celebrated the beginning of construction for the New High School by breaking ground. ABSS leaders, community leaders, and elected officials gathered at the groundbreaking ceremony on the 100-acre property. The new high school is a major construction project that is scheduled to be opened for the 2023-2024 school year.

ABSS New HS Groundbreaking- Aerial

ABSS New HS Groundbreaking- Shovels

ABSS New HS Groundbreaking- Dr. Benson

ABSS New HS Groundbreaking

New High School Capital Projects

Capital Projects in Progress

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Capital Projects Completed

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