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Alexandria City High School - Minnie Howard Campus

Gilbane Contacts

Senior Project Manager
Carli Sims

Project Manager
David Good

Sr. General Superintendent
Eric Fritz

Lead Superintendent
Eli Hemesath*
*Contact for immediate concerns

Work Hours

  • Monday-Friday
    • 7:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Occasional Saturday work
    • 9:00 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • No holiday work

Gilbane has been approved for extended work hours as is required for concrete work and will request extensions as needed for the large concrete slab pours.

Community members can send questions, comments, and concerns to the project email:

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How big is the school?
A: The new school will be nearly 350,000 SF

Q: What will the new campus include?
A: The new five-story high school is designed for a capacity of approximately 1,600 students in grades 9th through 12th and 200 faculty.

Q: What is happening to the existing school?
A: Once the new building is complete, the original school will be demolished. Gilbane will install geothermal wells underneath new athletic fields.

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