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Our ProjectsLife High School

Life High School is dedicated to expanding and providing families and cities in the Dallas metroplex with quality, free education. HGA partnered with Beck’s Architecture and Construction team to design a 130,000-sf state-of-the-art campus to serve 1,000 high schoolers in grades 9-12 in the City of Waxahachie. The project, which took advantage of the new 2014 rule in the State of Texas which allows charter schools to access guaranteed bonds through the $37.7-billion Permanent School Fund, included classrooms, science labs, computer labs, an audiovisual lab, competition gym, locker rooms, weight rooms, black box theater, band hall, cafeteria, and a kitchen large enough to serve all of the Life School campuses.

Life High School

Life High School is dedicated to expanding and providing families and cities in the Dallas metroplex with quality, free education.  HGA partnered with Beck’s Architecture and Construction team to design a 130,000-sf state-of-the-art campus to serve 1,000 high schoolers in grades 9-12 in the City of Waxahachie.  The project, which took advantage of the new 2014 rule in the State of Texas which allows charter schools to access guaranteed bonds through the $37.7-billion Permanent School Fund, included classrooms, science labs, computer labs, an audiovisual lab, competition gym, locker rooms, weight rooms, black box theater, band hall, cafeteria, and a kitchen large enough to serve all of the Life School campuses.

This 27 acre multi-phased project included the design of 4,200 linear feet of offsite sanitary sewer improvements with a 250-foot encased bore under US77. Drainage on this site required a FEMA flood map revision with design for eight 10’ x 10’ reinforced concrete box culverts and bridge.  Connecting the new high school with the existing middle school campus and creating an effective drop off and pick up plan was coordinated with school officials, TXDOT, and the City of Waxahachie.  Included in this coordination was the design of an intersection and traffic signal design at US77, roadway layout, culvert design, bus drop off and parking layout.

HGA has also worked with Life School on their campuses in Dallas, Lancaster, Cedar Hill, Red Oak, and Waxahachie.

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