Walter P. Carter Building

project Summary

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Walter P. Carter Building – This 149,953 sq. ft. replacement school project will absorb students from closing school Guilford and will co-locate two school programs, Walter P. Carter, a traditional PK-8 school and Lois T. Murray, a separate PK-8 public day school program.  The building opened for staff on January 6, 2021.  Lois T. Murray students will remain in their current school building until summer 2021.

Walter P Carter

Project Director

Gary McGuigan

Project Executives

Eric Johnson

Project Manager

Brent Miller


Penza Bailey Architects/Newman Architects JV

Construction Manager

Whiting Turner

Project Budget


Completion Date

January 2021