Aug. 11, 2021 – After interviewing more than 20 architect/engineering (AE) and construction management (CM) at-risk firms, the Guilford County Board of Education is ready to move forward with the selection progress. The board authorized staff to negotiate contracts with the following firms, which were selected by a committee consisting of board members, central office staff, and the superintendent of schools.
The approved firms that GCS staff will be negotiating contracts with can be found in the chart below:
Brooks Global Studies
Clark Nexsen/KEi Architects
Andre Johnson Architects
Foust ES Robotics/Gaming
Hampton/Peeler K-5 VPA
Goode Van Slyke
Peck K-8 Expeditionary Learning
Southwest Area K-8 w/ STEM Ctr
The contracts for these firms are part of the $300 million bond referendum that was approved by Guilford County voters last year.
The bond referendum will pay for construction of new school facilities, the improvement and expansion of existing school facilities, the installation of equipment and acquisition of land.