Beverly, MA – Bacon Agostini Construction Joint Venture, acting as construction manager, recently broke ground on the new Beverly Middle School. Bacon Agostini joins the owner’s project manager, Heery International, Inc. and designer Ai3 Architects, LLC, on this $90 million , 231,509sf, 1,395-student middle school serving grades five through eight.
The project consists of a four-story classroom core with each floor dedicated to one grade and a common outdoor learning area, a 535-seat auditorium, a 352-seat cafeteria on the first floor for grades five and six, a 352-seat cafeteria on the third floor for grades seven and eight, a gymnasium, classrooms, media center, and administration spaces.
Demolition and abatement of the existing 103,000sf Memorial Building is nearing completion. The existing playing fields also will be renovated and reconfigured adjacent to the new building.