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Facilities Design and Construction

  • Facilities Design & Construction (FD&C) services focuses on the design and management of construction, remodeling and renovation projects for all of Marietta City Schools’ educational and support facilities.

    We are committed to the design and construction of safe, sustainable and energy efficient facilities that enrich the creative learning and teaching environment for our students and staff! 


Key Projects


    expand College & Career Academy Project - Phase I

    This project is Phase I of II in the construction transformation of Marietta High School: A Georgia College and Career Academy. This new addition is built on a flexible and adapatble construction design allowing for feasible improvements and modifications to the layout of the building. 

    • Groundbreaking: July 26th, 2018
    • Soft Opening Target – January 2020
    • Hard Opening Target – August 2020
    • Approximately 50,000 square feet (Tri-Level)


    • New learning spaces include:
      • Engineering, Drawing, and Design Laboratory
      • Architecture & Design Laboratory
      • Construction Technology Laboratory
      • Engineering Technology Laboratory
      • STEM Gym – combined Construction Tech and Engineering Tech labs offering approximately 4,000 sq. ft. of production space
      • Cybersecurity Lab
      • Gaming Design Lab
      • Business Laboratory
      • College & Career Advisory 
      • Post-secondary Learning Lab 
      • four general purpose classrooms
      • Atrium (Square) - Common Learning Spaces…based on the Greek Agora to function as “a marketplace of ideas”
      • Patio (Porch) - Outdoor mentoring/reflection space…based on the Greek Stoa to function as “a place for collaboration” Administrative space
      • “Coffee Bar”
      • Faculty Workroom
      • Conference Room 
  • expand College & Career Academy Project - Phase II

    This project is Phase I of II in the construction transformation of Marietta High School: A Georgia College and Career Academy. This project includes a repurpose of selected exisiting space in the main building to create additional learning labs for college and career advancement. 

    • Work timeline: January 2020
    • Hard Opening Target – August 2020
    • Approximately 32,000 square feet 


    • New learning spaces include:
      • Healthcare Laboratory
        • Sports Medicine
        • Emergency Services
        • Nursing
        • two additional classrooms
      • Biotechnology Laboratory
      • Audio-Visual Technology Film Studio
      • Early Childhood Learning Laboratory
      • Information Technology Laboratory
      • Culinary Arts Laboratory
        • expansion of current kitchen to include an additional prep kitchen and dining room
      • three general purpose classrooms
  • expand Synthetic Turf Field Project

    This project installs synthetic turf at the "Soccer-Lacrosse Stadium" at Marietta High School. This multi-use field will host Soccer and Lacrosse games and is lined for football games as well as band competitions.

    • Work timeline: October, 2018
    • Completion Target – January 1st, 2019
    • Contractor: Deluxe Athletics


    Below is a rendering of the field layout: 

    Field Rendering

Completed Projects


     A.L. Burruss Elementary School Renovations Project

    A.L. Burruss Elementary School Renovations Project

    Start Date:

    March 27, 2017



    July 25, 2017

    Key Project Highlights

    • New roof (replacement) • New carpet (classrooms, media center, offices)
    • New HVAC units (in each classroom) • New paint throughout
    • New ceiling throughout • New countertops/sinks in classrooms
    • New LED lighting throughout (interior/exterior) • New serving line (cafeteria)
    • New emergency generator • Electrical upgrade (Kitchen)
    • New fire alarm system • New LVT flooring (corridors, cafeteria)
    • New intercom system (telephone) • New ceramic tile in restroom
    • New door hardware (key system) • Automated controls (fixtures) in large restrooms
    • New water heaters throughout • New water coolers with “bottle fillers”

    All HVAC and lighting will be connected to an energy management system

    Front entrance and corridor will be modified to create a security vestibule for visitor control

    A new canopy will be added to the front of the school providing a clear gateway to the main door, shelter from inclement weather, additional activity space, and building aesthetics.

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     ALB Renovations Progress Videos
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Facilities Contacts

  • Erick Hofstetter
    Assistant Superintendent
    of Operations
    250 Howard Street
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Phone: (770) 422-3500, ext. 7288

    Jimmy Pace
    Maintenance Director
    250 Howard Street
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Phone: (770) 422-3500, ext. 7265
    Devlin Brewer
    Executive Secretary
    250 Howard Street
    Marietta, GA 30060
    Phone: (770) 422-3500, ext. 7257