Jones Academy

Jones Academy

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Address: 2001 Van Buren Dr. Arlington, TX, 76011

Phase: One

Architect: Stantec

Construction Manager: Joeris  General Contractors

Start Construction: Summer 2016
Finish: Summer 2017


Project Fact Sheet

Construction Photos

Dedication Photos

Outdoor Performance Area Photos

Bid Notice

Project Status: Complete

Construction is complete at Jones Academy. The school hosted a dedication ceremony May 27, 2017.

Though not bond-funded, construction of an addition at Jones is now underway. The addition will include ten classrooms and a new gymnasium. Drilling piers has begun.


Project Scope

Roquemore Elementary was transformed into the Jimmy and Laura Jones Academy of Fine Arts and Dual Language and the building was completely renovated to ensure it supports the academy’s unique programming.

  • Add state-of-the-art fine arts spaces like strings rooms, piano practice rooms, theater arts rooms, 2D and 3D art labs and dance studios
  • Add two STEM labs
  • Remodel library
  • Add extended learning areas
  • Make structural improvements to lengthen the life of the building
  • Make Life-cycle and deficiency replacements and upgrades
  • Add Outdoor performance area (amphitheater - funded through a partnership with Texas Trust Credit Union)

This report includes highlights of projects and is not comprehensive.

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