Contract Awarded to Construct New School in St. Alban’s

The Provincial Government has awarded a contract to Brook Construction to design and construct a new school in St. Alban’s.

The contract is valued at approximately $16.2 million.

The new school will be 50,900 square feet with 16 classrooms over two floors, located on Church Street in St. Alban’s, and accommodate approximately 210 students from Kindergarten to Grade 12 in the Bay d’Espoir region.

It will also include a library, music room, science lab, computer lab, art room, skilled trades and home economics spaces, fitness centre and full sized, 6,329 square foot gymnasium.

Design work will be completed this winter and construction will begin in the spring of 2020 and the new school is anticipated to open in September 2021.