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Lincoln High School Phase Two Project

Aerial view of construction of new LHS

Phase Two Overview: Building Pride for Our Future

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.


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.

New Lincoln High School Fast Facts

Rendering of the front entrance of the new LHS

The new Gahanna Lincoln High School will include:

Square Footage
Just Over 485,00 Square Feet

3 stories

Student Capacity
2,800+ students

Distributive Dining Areas
3 throughout the building

Increased Number of Classroom Spaces

Enhanced Security Features

Projected Opening for Students
In 2025-26 School Year


Gahanna Lincoln High School Construction Flyover

GLHS Aerial Site View

GLHS Stadium Opening Highlights

GLHS Construction Video Updates


Phase Two Community Update



New GLHS Flythrough

Take a look inside the NEW GLHS with this latest FLY THROUGH video! While many of the specific material, furniture and color choices are not finalized, you will see many of the incredible features that our new building will offer.

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

GLHS Preconstruction Video Updates