High School Facility Facts

Site Area  104 acres in Franconia Township 
Building Size 445,000 square feet
Student capacity (grades 9-12)- 2720 by PDE methodology
  • Regular and special education classrooms- 78
  • Science labs - 22
  • Classrooms for other specific curriculums- 23 (art, business, family & consumer sciences, music, technology ed, tv studio/ video editing lab)
  • Physical education instructional spaces - 5 (main gym -2300 seats, auxiliary gym- 180 seats, wrestling room, fitness/ weight room, natatorium with 10 lanes, 2 diving boards, 180 seats)
  • Core facilities - library, auditorium (842 seats) with full stage, balcony, dressing and storage rooms, cafeteria/ kitchen (625) with food court serving, large group rooms, small group rooms
  • Administrative areas - main office, house offices (2), guidance/ student services suite, health suite, department planning centers
Site Facilities- parking spaces- 912 plus additional overflow spaces
  • dedicated bus loading zone- 45 buses
  • multi-purpose stadium- 4000 grandstand seats
    • artificial turf field lined for football, soccer and field hockey
    • urethane rubber surfaced running track
  • natural grass multi-purpose fields- 7
  • softball fields- 3 tennis courts- 6
Design Team Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects
Consolidated Engineers- mechanical & electrical design
Barry Isett and Associates- civil & structural design
Counsilman/ Hunsaker Associates- swimming pool design
Glenn Bush and Associates- kitchen/ & food court design
Metropolitan Acoustics- sound & acoustical design
D'huy Engineering- construction management
Prime Contractors Skepton Construction (general contractor)
Farfield Electric (electrical contractor)
Boro Mechanical (HVAC contractor)
JBM Plumbing (plumbing contractor)
Guy Cooper Sprinkler (fire suppression contractor)
NRG (data/ communications contractor)
Acapulco Pools (swimming pool contractor)
Todd Devin (food service equipment contractor)
Total Value of Contracts Awarded $ 89 million
Construction Started May 2006
Construction duration 36 months
Occupancy September 2009