Sustainability Features


Sustainability has been an integral component of the project since its inception. The new high school is on track to receive LEED Gold status and the project team is working hard towards a goal of LEED Platinum. From rooftop solar arrays, to air-source heat pumps to light wells, the new school will use less than half of the total site …

Project Update Video – October 2021


Phase 1 construction continues. Exterior brickwork is nearly complete. Interior painting and window/tile/flooring installation continues. The Phase 1 classroom spaces will be open in February 2022.  Watch the October project video update to see for yourself. More videos are available on the project Vimeo channel. AHS Project Update – October 2021 from Town of Arlington, MA on Vimeo.

Front of AHS building

Alumni Invited to Tour old AHS


The AHS Building Committee recognizes that many AHS alumni would like the opportunity to tour the old school one last time before it begins to be replaced by the new school (beginning in February 2022). The Memorials Subcommittee will be scheduling tours in the coming weeks.  Any AHS alumni interested in taking a tour of the old building should complete this pre-registration form. …

September eBulletin


Phase 1 construction is nearing completion and the Performing Arts and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) classroom spaces are expected to open in February 2022 and the Auditorium is anticipated to be completed in April 2022.  Our latest eBulletin includes a Student Quick Guide, tour highlight video of interior spaces, updated construction photo gallery and more. Read the eBulletin.

Chart of Construction and Grades

Construction Timeline and Grade Comparison


Wondering what parts of the building project will be in process or completed when your child is a student at AHS? This updated K-12 chart will help you. Find the current grade of your student in the left column. Each grade’s row (from left to right), indicates what will be happening from their Freshman to Senior years.

AHS Traffic/Arrival Map

Student Quick Guide


This handy Construction Quick Guide answers student’s frequently asked questions about attending school during construction. The Traffic & Arrival Map shows the pedestrian, drop-off/pick-up and general traffic flow around the site.

Updated Photo Gallery


We’ve updated our gallery of construction progress photos. It’s amazing to see how far the building has come since the first beam was raised nine months ago! View the gallery.

Tour Highlight Video


Our partner Arlington Community Media, Inc. pulled together a highlight video of a recent tour of the Phase 1 buildings. The auditorium, lobby and classroom wing are coming along nicely! AHS Building Project – Tour Highlights from Town of Arlington, MA on Vimeo.

June Video Update

Project Update Video – June 2021


Work continues on the Phase 1 STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) classroom wing and Performing Arts wing. Interior work has begun on the classroom wing and brick will soon go up on the exterior. Watch the June project video update to see for yourself. More videos are available on the project Vimeo channel. AHS Project Update – June 2021 …

360° Aerial Photos


This series of 360° aerial photos shows how the site has changed from before site work started in March 2020 to present day. When you hoover over the photo icons, a caption will pop up with the month and year the photo was taken. Zoom in and out and click and drag your mouse to explore.