Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for New School
June 6, 2012Location: Sparks, Maryland
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Baltimore City
Councilwoman Mary Pat Clarke, and Baltimore City Public Schools CEO
Dr. Andrés A. Alonso all attended the groundbreaking ceremony for
the new Waverly Elementary/Middle School on Tuesday, June 5, 2012.
This celebration marks the first new school building
construction in Baltimore since 1998.
JMT is excited to provide on-site construction management
services to monitor progress and maintain the construction
schedule, including two full-time and one part-time staff
The new, three story building will combine the existing Waverly
Middle School and Elementary School into a single, expanded
educational facility based on the City Schools model. The $26
million, 118,000 square foot facility, located at 3400 Ellerslie
Avenue, will be LEED Silver certified and include both a 'green'
roof and an underground parking garage. The project will be
constructed in two phases to allow the existing Waverly Middle and
Elementary Schools to remain in operation throughout the
Phase 1 is scheduled to be completed in December 2013.