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Alexander City Schools Capital Projects

We're building a brighter future together. Follow along as we provide accurate, timely and transparent updates of the ongoing major capital projects and maintenance projects underway across the District.  Please check back often for updates. 

Benjamin Russell High School

Alexander City Schools broke ground on the new BRHS on August 9, 2023. BRHS FACTS:
 262,000 ft 2 facility will be built on 88+/- acres inside the existing Charles E. Bailey Sportplex
 It will be a 2 story building that will house 40+ classrooms, 2 gymnasiums, a performing arts center, kitchen/cafeteria, band room, art room, media center, and administrative suite.
 Certain rooms will be designated for Career Technical classes
 The facility will be constructed with a capacity to serve 1,000 students with room to grow
 The new BRHS will have a new competition track and practice football field with storage, a field house, bleachers and lights on the campus

BRHS Site Update March 2024

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BRHS site
New road from Elkahatchee to BRHS

BRHS Site Update September 2023

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