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Architect: VLK Architects
Construction Manager: Ratcliff Constructors
Start Construction: Spring 2017
Finish: Fall 2017*
*Dates are projections and subject to change.
Project Status: Substantially Complete
The new AISD Agricultural Science Center is officially open. Goats and a heifer were the first to occupy the building during the week of Oct. 23 and the first classes for students were held Oct. 30. The building is substantially complete, but a few things are still being completed. The rainwater harvesting tanks, exterior lights and entrance canopy should be installed this month.
About the Ag Center
The districtwide Agricultural Science Center will provide a state-of-the-art facility for agriculture education and will house agriculture science projects, including heifers, sheep, goats and rabbits. The 23,000 square-foot, net-zero facility will include:
- 54 flexible-fencing pens for goats and sheep
- 14 heifer pens
- rabbit pens
- animal exercise area
- metal construction lab
- 2 classrooms