Demolition/dismantling of old 7/8 science building.
Site preparation, start of Dining Commons construction.
**PUBLIC EVENT: DINING COMMONS GROUNDBREAKING - July 20
A wonderful community celebration, where staff and students, alumni, faculty, and families came together to kick off the first new building on campus in 20 years. Visit Construction Progress page to see a photo gallery from the event.
A vibrant educational program is built on the connections students make with each other and with faculty. Having multiple and varied places on campus for relationships and community to develop and thrive is essential. Planned completion: Summer 2018.
4th QUARTER 2017
**PUBLIC EVENT: I-BEAM PLACEMENT, DINING COMMONS
Everyone can sign and then watch as a crane places this key structural element of our new building.
**PUBLIC EVENT: DINING COMMONS RIBBON CUTTING
Begin construction on the Learning Commons, Henderson renovations.
LEARNING COMMONS / HENDERSON
The former dining hall transforms: Meet the Learning Commons, where yesterday's library becomes an inspiring, 21st Century envirnoment for study and collaboration. Students learn in different ways and with different tools. Space that is well-equipped, inviting, and flexible makes this learning possible. Planned completion: Spring 2019.
Begin construction on the Innovation Center; construction on The Green follows.
A best-in-class facility designed to inspire, stimulate, and challenge. With K-12 science classrooms, technology and maker labs, wood and metal shops, the Innovation Center will be a dynamic hub of creativity for every single Dawson student. Planned completion: Spring 2020.
Dawson's campus is integral to our program, and is used in ways both educational and restorative. Our campus quad, The Green, is designed to allow and promote community gathering, recreation, and experiential learning. Planned completion: Spring 2020.