Academy for College and Career Exploration at Robert Poole

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project Summary

This 135,896 sq. ft. renovation with addition project is scheduled for substantial completion in the summer of 2018 and opening for students in September 2018.  The Poole Building will house two school programs, the Academy for College and Career Exploration (ACCE) and Independence School Local 1 High (Independence).  ACCE serves grades 6-12 and is currently in temporary swing space at the Lake Clifton Building. Independence serves grades 9-12 and is currently in swing space at the Lemmel Building.

Project Executives

Gary A. McGuigan, Eric Johnson

Project Manager

Tom Henderson (City School Partners)


JRS Architects

Construction Manager

CAM Construction

Project Budget


Completion Date

August 2018