Community High School

Community High School was originally constructed in 1922 as the Jones Elementary School. In 1972, the building was changed to Community High School. The original building is a three-story masonry structure with exterior brick veneer. The school facility is situated on 3.2 acres in the center of downtown Ann Arbor. The original structure has experienced 2 additions over the years, and currently supports Grades 9-12.

Stats

  • Building Size58,200 sq ft
  • Land Area3.2 acres

Projects

All Active Complete Upcoming
  • Fire Suppression

    2021-2022

    New fire alarm system, added fire suppression system and electrical service upgrade. New ceilings, doors and hardware will also be installed.

  • A/C and Lighting Upgrades

    2021-2022

    Addition of air conditioning and replacement of existing lights with LED light fixtures. Classrooms to have a dimmable lighting system and new ceiling tiles.

  • HVAC Building Management System Upgrades

    2019

    Updated the school’s Building Management System (BMS) to the latest version including a new graphical interface and mobile, cloud-based access. The upgrades allow for better systems control, improved occupant comfort and energy efficiency.

  • Water Bottle Filling Stations

    2019

    Installation of filtered water bottle filling stations throughout the school.

  • Security Updates

    2019

    Update to security system on property.

  • Jazz Practice Room

    2019

    Jazz practice room was relocated to a new area.

  • Community Cafe

    2019

    The Community Café was added to the building.

  • New Classroom Furniture

    2018

    New, flexible, classroom furniture was added to create a more accessible, engaging and student-centered environment.

  • Boiler Replacement

    2018

    New boiler added to the building.

  • Media Center Carpet

    2018

    New carpet was added to the media center.

  • Parking Lot Repairs

    2017

    Repair of pavement and parking lot on school grounds.

  • New Musical Instruments

    2017-2018

    Purchase of new musical instruments and pianos for music classrooms and auditoriums.

  • Elevator Improvements

    2022

    The existing elevator will be modernized with a new elevator cab, controls, and hydraulic pumps.

  • Outdoor Learning Project

    2024

    Outdoor learning enhancements.

  • Paving Project

    2024

    Repair of pavement on school grounds.

  • Intermediate Summer Project

    2026
  • Paving Project

    2028

    Repair of pavement on school grounds.

  • Major Project

    2030-2031

    Repair of pavement on school grounds.

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