Fly-through video & forum

Updates

To give residents a closer look at the interior and exterior design concept of the proposed new high school, we’ve created a virtual fly-through video. The next community forum will be held on Tuesday May 21, from 7-9pm at Town Hall. AHS Building Committee leaders will present details on the educational vision, design concept and cost and residents are invited …

Consigli selected as Construction Manager

Updates

The Town of Arlington has selected Consigli Construction Co., Inc. as the construction manager for the new Arlington High School. Chosen unanimously by the Arlington High School Building Committee, Consigli was selected for its expertise in construction of K-12 educational buildings as well as the team’s innovative phasing approach and proactive plan to provide the town with maximum value for …

Debt Exclusion Approved

Updates

The debt exclusion to fund the new high school passed with over 76% of the vote. We thank the Arlington community for their strong support, and encourage all to participate in the next steps of the project as we enter the Design Development phase. Read the press release.

ACMi: Inside AHS (video)

Updates

The ACMi News series “Arlington High School: An Inside View” takes you inside the classroom to see and hear what it’s like for students. Here is their first segment.

Blog: Student Impact During Construction

Updates

Safety of students and staff, and minimizing disruption are the project’s highest priorities. The proposed school will be built in multiple phases on the existing site and the current school will remain operational during construction. In our blog “Student Impact During Construction“, we detail the methods in which the Town, school administration and project team will plan and monitor the …

May e-Bulletin

Updates

Get the latest news in our May e-bulletin. To subscribe to these monthly updates, sign-up here. This installment includes: AHS Tours 6/2 Teachers’ Perspectives Enrollment & Design Flexibility Updated FAQ Fly-through Video

inside an AHS classroom

Blog: Teachers’ Perspectives

Updates

To better understand the learning environment of the current high school, two teachers give their perspectives: Kent Werst – AHS’ Limitations Shannon Knuth – AHS Science Classrooms

Blog: Enrollment and Design Flexibility

Updates

Arlington Public Schools’ student population is increasing – and the high school is no exception. Changes in education standards coupled with rising enrollment have created a space crunch in our high school today. The new school is not only designed to address this space crunch, but also to flexibly respond to increased enrollment. Read our Ponderings blog ‘The Future: AHS …

Blog: Sustainability Update

Updates

Sustainability is integral to the new high school design and over the past year, the AHS Building Committee has made substantial progress on identifying key sustainability features for inclusion. Our Ponderings Blog: Sustainability at the new AHS – an Update provides more details on the current plans. Arlington will receive approximately $3.5 million in additional reimbursement from the state by …

Community Forum & Tours

Updates

To help residents learn more about the AHS Building Project in advance of the June 11 town-wide debt exclusion vote to pay for a new school, the AHS Building Committee has scheduled the following events: May 21 Community Forum7pm, Town HallAHS Building Committee leaders will present details on the educational vision, design concept and cost. Residents are invited to ask …