New Classrooms Will Add Room for 5,000 More Students by 2028

Photo shows McDonough High School during construction with partial build-out of the new building (MEJA Construction, Inc. photo).
McDonough High School under construction in 2018. (MEJA Construction, Inc. photo)

Whenever MHF News shares an update on new residential construction, the question arises about school capacity. Presently, the district has capacity for another 3,000 students. In addition, upcoming capital projects will add room for another 5,000 new students by 2028.

In 2021, voters approved the education SPLOST VI program. This included nine classroom capacity projects. The school board will host a ribbon cutting this month for the first project.

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Clayton Carte is the founder and owner of MHF News. He founded the site in 2017 to highlight transportation projects. Over time, he began covering other topics like new development so residents can best know what’s happening in our community.