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PHASE TWO: GLHS CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

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PHASE TWO OVERVIEW: BUILDING PRIDE FOR OUR FUTURE

 

In November of 2020, voters in the Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools district approved a 10.69 mills bond and operating levy to fund Phase Two of the GJPS Master Facilities Plan.

 

PHASE TWO OF THE MASTER FACILITIES PLAN INCLUDES:

Additions and Renovations to High Point and Blacklick Elementary
Space for an additional 225 students in each building.
 
New Lincoln High School on Current Site
Space for an additional 600+ students. 

Operating Funds
Filling the gap created by state cuts, increased technology costs and additional staffing due to enrollment growth.


SEPTEMBER 2022
CONSTRUCTION PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS

NEW LINCOLN HIGH SCHOOL
FAST FACTS

Rendering of front entrance

The new Gahanna Lincoln High School will include:

Square Footage
Just Over 485,00 Square Feet

Height
3 stories

Student Capacity

2,800+ students

Distributive Dining Areas
3 throughout the building

Increased Number of Classroom Spaces
130

Enhanced Security Features

Projected Opening for Students
Fall 2025


GLHS NEW STADIUM UPDATES

September 2022 Stadium Update (PDF)

      

      NEW LINCOLN HIGH SCHOOL FLOOR PLAN UPDATE   .

During the September 13, 2022 Finance & Faciities Board of Education Committee Meeting, Assistant Superintendent Jill Elliott gave an informative GLHS Construction and Floor Plan Update for the new Gahanna Lincoln High School.

The three-story plan includes a 24% increase in square footage compared to our current high school. With dedicated wings for performing arts, academics and physical education/athletics the floor plan also includes flexible extended learning areas and a few areas to grab a bite to eat.

  


      GJPS BOARD OF EDUCATION CHOOSES SITE PLAN  .

After examining four design options, a site plan was approved by the GJPS Board of Education on February 8, 2022.

RELATED LINKS

Gahanna Lincoln High School Design: Original Option Moves Forward

Special Board of Education Meeting Video Approving Floor and Site Plans (Feb. 8, 2022)

Presentation of Floor and Site Plans Video to the Community (January 31, 2022) 

GLHS Site Plan Options Prior to February 8, 2022 Approval Comparison Chart (PDF)

 GLHS Site Plan Options Prior to February 8,  2022 Approval (PDF)


  

      GLHS CONSTRUCTION VIDEO UPDATES      

 

August 2022 Phase Two Updates: Finance & Facilities Meeting

 


LHS Floor and Site Plan Design Community Meeting

 

Please Note: The survey mentioned in the video is now closed. Thank you to everyone who provided feedback.


Phase Two Fall Update 2021

Please Note: The LHS Design Survey mentioned in the video is now closed. Thank you to everyone who provided feedback.


PHASE TWO: BRIDGING LEARNING AND DESIGN

 


MASTER FACILITIES PLANNING COMMITTEE'S RECOMMENDATION FOR PHASE TWO

 


GLHS COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS


 

 

    PHASE TWO CONSTRUCTION AND RENOVATION NEWS  

 

Phase Two Photo Highlights

Phase Two Photo Highlights

Date: 9/16/2022

Enjoy this video highlighting our Phase Two construction projects across the district during September 2022.

GLHS Construction & Floor Plan Updates

GLHS Construction & Floor Plan Updates

Date: 9/15/2022

Assistant Superintendent Jill Elliott gave an informative GLHS Construction and Floor Plan Update at the GJPS Finance & Facilities Meeting on September 13, 2022.

Phase Two Updates

Phase Two Updates

Date: 8/21/2022

Assistant Superintendent Elliott and our Construction & Design Team gave an informative update on our Phase Two building projects at the GJPS Finance & Facilities Meeting on August 16, 2022.

Update on Middle School Projects

Update on Middle School Projects

Date: 8/1/2022

Information about our collaboration with the City of Gahanna and reordering the Middle School Phase Two projects. 

Lincoln Elementary Demolition Scheduled

Lincoln Elementary Demolition Scheduled

Date: 6/24/2022

Lincoln Elementary demolition scheduled for week of June 27, 2022.

LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SOUVENIR BRICKS

LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SOUVENIR BRICKS

Date: 6/23/2022

Keep a piece of Lincoln Elementary History.

JUNE ELEMENTARY CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

JUNE ELEMENTARY CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Date: 6/10/2022

June 2022 Elementary Construction Update

April Construction Update

April Construction Update

Date: 4/13/2022

April 2022 Elementary Construction Update

Soil Issue Leads to Delays

Soil Issue Leads to Delays

Date: 3/17/2022

Columbus Dispatch subscribers, read about delays with elementary construction projects.

GJPS Board of Education Chooses Site Plan for New High School

GJPS Board of Education Chooses Site Plan for New High School

Date: 2/11/2022

GLHS original design option moves forward.