21st Century Learning Elements
The new Elsie Robertson STEM Middle School will be 225,000 SF and house up to 1,500 students in grades 7 and 8. The existing school was built in 1961. This new building is a replacement school to be built on-site with school in session in the existing building. The new school will be built around an existing auditorium building, and will include an ICC-500 Storm Shelter sized to house the entire population of the new larger school. Once completed, the old school will be demolished and converted into a walking park for public use. Scheduled to open in the Fall of 2020.
Size: 225,000 SF
Completion Date: July 2020
Location: Lancaster, Texas
Lancaster Independent School District
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Greg Buchanan, Former Chief Operations Officer, Lancaster ISD