New Elementary School at Reed Building

Reed Rendering 2019

Project Information: The  School Board adopted FY 2017-2026 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) included a project to expand the existing Reed School at 1644 N McKinley Road to create a new elementary school with at least 725 seats, to be completed for the 2021-22 school year, at a maximum cost of $55.0 million. In addition to the school facility, APS and Arlington County are partnering to construct a stormwater detention vault beneath the play fields.  Details are provided in the Project Updates section.

BLPC Member List

BLPC Charge

PFRC Project website

Let Us Know What You Think!  Email: Reed.info@apsva.us

Project Updates:

  • February 9, 2021 – McKinley PTA Meeting Zoom Presentation
  • January 12, 2021 – McKinley PTA Reed Presentation
  • December 17, 2020 – School Board meeting project changes due to Phase 1 stormwater improvements, consent item
  • December 15, 2020 – County Board recessed meeting item on interagency agreement for Phase 1 of stormwater infrastructure, Staff PresentationBoard Report
  • December 7, 2020 – Arlington County new release on stormwater detention vault
  • December 3, 2020 – School Board meeting project changes due to Arlington County Phase 1 stormwater improvements, information item
  • September 19, 2019 – School Board Action Item Final Design and Construction Contract  Final Design Report  Presentation with Motion
  • September 16, 2019 – Community Meeting Design Timeline  Field Exhibit
  • September 10, 2019 – Tara Leeway Heights Community Meeting Presentation
  • September 5, 2019 – School Board Information Item Final Design and Construction Contract Presentation, Draft Brochure, BLPC Letter
  • August 28, 2019 – Pre-Construction Community Meeting Presentation
  • February 2,2019 – HPOK Community Meeting Presentation
  • November 17, 2018 – County Board Use Permit presentation and County staff report
  • November 9, 2018 – Proposed path/parking site plan adjustment pdf
  • November 5, 2018 – Planning Commission Presentation
  • November 1, 2018 – Transportation Commission Presentation
  • October 25, 2018 – Urban Forestry Commission Presentation
  • October 23, 2018 – Park & Rec Commission Presentation
  • October 22, 2018 – Environment & Energy Conservation Commission (E2C2) Presentation
  • August 2, 2018 – School Board Action Item Schematic Design Presentation
  • August 2, 2018 – Schematic Design Phase Action Report
  • July 17, 2018 – Schematic Design Phase Information Report
  • Reed Site Existing Tree Inventory pdf
  • Updated DRAFT Multi Modal Transportation Analysis
  • DRAFT Multi Modal Transportation Analysis
  • April 5, 2018 – School Board Action Item Concept Design Report  Motion Presentation
  • March 22, 2018 – School Board Info Item Concept Design Presentation
  • Reed Concept Design Update, March 8, 2018
  • PFRC Chair Concept Design letter to the School Board
  • Traffic Impact Analysis Scope
  • BLPC Chair Concept Design letter to the School Board

BLPC/PFRC Meeting Presentations: