New middle school nears completion in New Braunfels

Construction on the facility is anticipated to be complete in mid-July. (Courtesy Stantec)
Construction on the facility is anticipated to be complete in mid-July. (Courtesy Stantec)

Construction on the facility is anticipated to be complete in mid-July. (Courtesy Stantec)

The new New Braunfels Middle School building is nearing completion ahead of the 2021-22 school year.

Representatives from Stantec engineering and Drymalla Construction Company, the companies overseeing the project, gave an update to NBISD board members during the June 21 meeting.


Construction on the $54 million school is anticipated to be completed by July 17 once kitchen equipment is installed, tiling is completed and the floors are cleaned and waxed.

Funding for the project was included in the district’s 2018 bond program and construction began in July of 2019.

Once open, the school will have capacity for 1,500 students and will replace the existing New Braunfels Middle School. The new building is located next to Klein Road Elementary School on South Walnut Avenue.
By Lauren Canterberry

Reporter, New Braunfels

Lauren joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in October 2019 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. Lauren covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in New Braunfels. Prior to CI, Lauren was a freelance journalist and worked as a college English teacher in China.



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