Severance High School Career & Technical Education Center

The Need

As Severance High School has grown and reached its capacity limit, there is also a high demand for students to participate in Career & Technical Education (CTE) subjects — culinary, welding, and vocational agriculture.


This project would provide a dedicated space for CTE directly across the street from the main school building.

  • 20,800 sq. ft.

  • 216 additional student capacity

  • Culinary kitchen with catering prep space, garment/laundry, pantry, and wet storage

  • Welding shop with attached classroom and storage for materials and tools

  • Wood shop

  • Agricultural science lab

  • Greenhouse

  • Staff offices



  • Serve 216 students, reducing demand-capacity challenges for the CTE classes

  • Added CTE program options on site

Est. Costs

  • $11,051,723

  • construction costs

  • $2,210,344 soft costs

Est. Timeline

  • Construction Start: August 2023

  • Completion Date: Fall 2024


  • Conceptual Design