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MacFarland Dual Language Middle School

Project Overview

MacFarland Dual Language Middle School will be a newly renovated school in the existing MacFarland building. The modernization will include selective demolition and major renovation. Project construction will be phased and will be 100% complete by school opening in August 2018. As of Fall 2016, the inaugural class of 6th grade students enrolled. The school will expand one grade level each year.

During the summer, one wing of the building will be modified to accommodate the 6th and 7th grade classes.

Project Details

MacFarland Dual Language Middle School
Location: 4400 Iowa Ave. NW Washington, DC
Ward: 4
Overall Project Budget: $62.9M
DGS Project Manager: Sonya Woodall
Architect: Studios Architecture
Design-Build Team: MCN Build, Inc.
LEED Certification: Gold
Project Completion: August 2018
DCPS Contact: Joi Ruffin

The Department of General Services (DGS) serves as the implementing construction agency for our partners at DC Public Schools (DCPS).  DCPS is the lead agency on communicating with teachers, parents, students and community on modernization projects. Please see below the link with updated information to DCPS’ modernization project at MacFarland Dual Language Middle School: