|Owner:||Montgomery County Public Schools|
|Architect:||Grimm + Parker|
|Contract Amount:||$42.6 M|
HESS provided construction management services for the new three-story, 150,000-SF Hallie Wells Middle School located on the corner of Little Seneca Parkway and MD Route 27 in Clarksburg, Maryland. The new facility houses 1,200 students and includes traditional classrooms, science laboratories, a media center, art rooms, music rooms and administrative areas. Interior athletic features include a large gymnasium, wrestling gymnasium, weight lifting room and dance auxiliary gymnasium. Exterior campus athletic features include several baseball fields, outdoor basketball and tennis courts, as well as a new walking path that circles the campus perimeter. The new school was designed to achieve LEED Silver certification but ultimately achieved LEED Gold.