St. Clair County Schools
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$47 million high school under construction in St. Clair County, Alabama

March 18, 2024
The new Moody High School will replace the existing campus.

The St. Clair County (Alabama) district has begun construction of a new $47 million Moody High School in Moody.

Business Alabama reports that the campus will consist of a 95,000-square-foot academic building, a 7,000-square-foot storm shelter, cafeteria/kitchen, band hall and activity practice gymnasium.

A  25,800-square-foot gymnasium will be constructed with 1,200 seats, locker rooms and concessions.

“Building a new Moody high school that is designed to prepare students for excellence both inside and outside of the classroom has long been a vision of the Moody community and St. Clair County Schools,” said Moody High School Principal Christopher Walters. 

The district also will renovate the existing gymnasium into a stage, auditorium and related facilities. The 19,000-square-foot building will house an 800-seat auditorium, stage, dressing rooms, patron concessions, rest rooms and a drama classroom.

The architect is Ward Scott Morris Architecture, and the builder is Doster Construction Co.




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Mike Kennedy | Senior Editor

Mike Kennedy has been writing about education for American School & University since 1999. He also has reported on schools and other topics for The Chicago Tribune, The Kansas City Star, The Kansas City Times and City News Bureau of Chicago. He is a graduate of Michigan State University.

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