7/8 DEMO: Now you see it, now you don't

Drone Video of 7/8 Demolition

Dining Commons Groundbreaking

TIMELINE AND DETAILS

 
FALL 2019

PARKING
August/September: Pull down old Lower School Arts building; becomes East Parking lot. Expand Middle School Parking lot, and handle needs on portion of Lower School lot. Work on infrastructure of Innovation Center and campus needs.

INNOVATION CENTER
A best-in-class facility that empowers today's students and faculty - and tomorrow's - with the space and tools to boldly explore an idea. Classrooms will allow traditional eductation to evolve and adapt, and the space will serve as a resource for collaboration with the community, with business, and with each other. The nexus of a state-of-the-art building, our amazing faculty, and Dawson's unique educationsl program. Planned completion: Fall 2020.

THE GREEN
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: Fall 2020.


DAWSON'S GUIDING PRINCIPLES FOR CAMPUS GROWTH

* Stay anchored in Dawson's Strategic Plan - our vision for Dawson's best future.   
* Invite full community participation - trustees, families, students, alumni, faculty, staff.  
Utilize best-in-class guidance and partners throughout design and construction.  
Make choices based on what is essential for our students' success.  
Live our commitment to today's best practices in sustainability and the environment.  
Ensure new facilities complement and integrate with current campus look and feel.  
Be fiscally responsible. Design spaces for maximum, multi-purpose, flexible use.