The Carmel School to Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Middle/Upper School

Samantha Romano

 Glen, Virginia – The Carmel School will celebrate expansion of a new Middle/Upper School with a groundbreaking ceremony during the annual Grandparents Day event on May 3, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the campus.
The event is open to the public. The new Middle/Upper School building will have the capacity of 19 classrooms, two science labs, administration offices, and additional meeting space.
Present at the event will be the Board of Directors, administration, faculty, students, and parents. Dr. Raymond Spence, President of The Carmel School Board of Directors will speak.
“The expansion of our campus is an example of the commitment by our Board of Directors to grow The Carmel School and continue the goal of being the premier private school in the area,” said Carolyn Williamson, Head of School. “This expansion will provide a state-of-the-art facility that The Carmel School will continue to use to prepare students for success in our ever-changing world,” she continued.
The Carmel School is in the Reedy Church district of Caroline County. The new building will be constructed on the western side of the campus. The Carmel School anticipates the opening of the building in the Fall of 2020.
More information about the Middle/Upper School Expansion Project can be found at www.thecarmelschool.org.
About The Carmel School
Founded in 1986, The Carmel School provides quality education for 201 students in preschool through twelfth grade and is committed to its goal of academic excellence in a Christian environment.
Situated on 145 acres in Ruther Glen, Virginia, The Carmel School is an independent, college preparatory, coeducational school.  The school strives to develop a well-balanced student by maintaining a commitment to Christian values.  Students are challenged to grow academically, as well as physically, spiritually, emotionally, and socially on their way to becoming responsible citizens. For more information, visit www.thecarmelschool.org.