New Middle School - Redmond Ridge

We are here: phase 6, construction

Aerial Views of the Construction Site

Photo credit: Tim Rice Photography

Project Information

The Long-Term Facilities Task Force project recommendations included a new middle school in the Redmond Learning Community to help accommodate the district’s growing enrollment in that area. The new school would be built to serve 900 students.

Architect: McGranahan Architecture
Contractor: Lydig Construction
Location: Redmond Ridge Drive NE and NE 99th Place, Redmond Ridge
Square Footage
: 134,000
24 standard classrooms, instrumental and vocal music, special education, art, lab science, CTE, library, cafeteria/commons with stage, and gymnasium
Estimated Project Cost: $77,592,000 (Includes construction costs of $47.6 million in 2016 dollars, $22.8 million in non-construction costs, and $7.2 million in expected construction inflation).
Planned opening:
Neighborhood boundaries:
Boundaries will be developed in a process including public feedback during the 2017-18 school year.

Drawings and site plans

Project Updates

Last steel beam placed

LWSD staff and construction crews celebrated the placement of the last steel beam for the new middle school.

Video: Groundbreaking for Redmond Ridge Schools

On June 7, 2017, Lake Washington School District celebrated milestones in two construction projects: consecutive groundbreakings for a new elementary school in Redmond Ridge East and a new middle school in Redmond Ridge.

Community Input meeting at Rosa Parks Elementary

A community open-house style meeting gave parents and other community members a chance to view preliminary designs for the new elementary school and the new middle school to be built in Redmond Ridge.