Altoona Area Junior High School

Altoona Area Junior High School

Institution Type:

K-12 Education

Project Class:

Classroom, Schools K-12, Sports Complex

Project Delivery System:

Multiple Primes

Construction Type:

New Construction

Altoona’s new junior high school, built to consolidate the city’s two middle schools, is a 292,066 square foot project covering two city blocks. The four-story academic and fine arts building includes classrooms, two cafeterias, a library, and auditorium. The physical education building houses two gymnasiums, a wrestling room, four locker rooms, and an indoor running track. As the lead contractor, Leonard S. Fiore, Inc. successfully coordinated the seven prime contracts on the two-year, $48 million project to complete the project on-schedule for the 2008 spring semester.

Details and Awards

Total Square Feet

292,066

New Construction Square Feet

292,066

Start Date

05/01/2006

Substantial Completion

11/01/2008

Address

1415 6th Ave.
Altoona, PA 16602

Owner

Altoona Area School District
Altoona, PA 16602

Architect

L. Robert Kimball & Associates, Inc.
State College, PA 16803

Civil Engineer

L. Robert Kimball & Associates, Inc.
State College, PA 16803

Structural Engineer

L. Robert Kimball & Associates, Inc.
State College, PA 16803

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