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PHASE TWO: BLACKLICK AND HIGH POINT CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

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PHASE TWO OVERVIEW

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.

Additions and Renovations to Middle Schools East, South and West
Space for an additional 175 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.

Phase Two Logo

BLACKLICK AND HIGH POINT FLOOR PLANS

The floor plans for each school include:

  • Ten additional classrooms
  • New gymnasium
  • Extended cafeteria space
  • Increased small group spaces
  • More storage areas
  • Additional music and art spaces

Blacklick Elementary Floor Plan (PDF)

High Point Elementary Floor Plan (PDF) 

Masonry wall erected at Blacklick

ESTIMATED COMPLETION

Blacklick Elementary
Academic Wing: October 2022
Gymnasium: December 2022

High Point Elementary
Academic Wing: November 2022
Gymnasium: December 2022

*Dates subject to change.

 

 

 

   BLACKLICK AND HIGH POINT ADDITIONS AND RENOVATIONS    

 

MONTHLY PROJECT UPDATE 

June 2022 Elementary Construction Update (PDF)
April 2022 Elementary Construction Update (PDF)

 


CONSTRUCTION PHOTO GALLERY

JUNE 2022
BLACKLICK AND HIGH POINT ELEMENTARY

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  • High Point Construction
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   BLACKLICK AND HIGH POINT FLOOR PLAN REVEAL   .

 

Blacklick Elementary Floor Plan Video (November 2021)

High Point Elementary Floor Plan Video (November 2021)

Blacklick Elementary Sign

High Point Elementary Sign

 

      ELEMENTARY  SCHOOL PROJECTS VIDEO UPDATES      

 

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.


High Point Elementary Addition Plans (June 2021)

 


Blacklick Elementary Addition Plans (June 2021)

 


REDISTRICTING PRESENTATION TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION

 

 


MASTER FACILITIES PLANNING COMMITTEE'S RECOMMENDATION FOR PHASE TWO

 


 

 

    CONSTRUCTION AND RENOVATION NEWS  

 

Lincoln Elementary Demolition Scheduled

Lincoln Elementary Demolition Scheduled

Date: 6/24/2022

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

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.

New Lincoln High School Floor Plan Walkthrough

New Lincoln High School Floor Plan Walkthrough

Date: 2/11/2022

Assistant Superintendent Jill Elliott walks through and describes the floor plan for the new Lincoln High School.

LHS Floor & Site Plan Community Meeting

LHS Floor & Site Plan Community Meeting

Date: 2/1/2022

Recording of the January 31, 2022 Community Meeting to reveal LHS floor plans and review site plan options.

GLHS Floor Plan Reveal

GLHS Floor Plan Reveal

Date: 1/26/2022

Join us for a Phase Two LHS Update

2022 Focus for GJPS

2022 Focus for GJPS

Date: 1/4/2022

Construction, building a sense of well-being and belonging and staffing are on tap for GJPS in 2022.

Blacklick Elementary PTO November 21 Construction Update

Blacklick Elementary PTO November 21 Construction Update

Date: 11/16/2021

November 2021 Construction Update Presentation to Blacklick Elementary PTO.