The delivery method for Athens High School was construction management. The school itself is 284,874 SF and includes a freshman academy, two gymnasiums with three total competition courts, a media center, a cafeteria, a 840 person auditorium, and flexible space for future growth. Athens High School also features a 9,627 SF storm shelter that can hold 1,916 occupants, including all students, faculty and staff. The shelter will be opened to the public outside of school hours. A large, 52,000 SF courtyard area includes three outdoor classroom areas, seating for outdoor dining, a sculpture garden and circulation areas. The school was substantially completed on January 15, 2019, one month prior to the contractual completion date. Students began class on January 24, 2019.
Concrete masonry units, steel, concrete, brick, stone, EIFS
Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood, Inc.