Facts & Figures

Specifically, the new building will provide:

  • Better air circulation and natural lighting, thereby creating a healthier learning environment
  • New Center for Civic Engagement as a hub for student life and community engagement
  • Improved entry to the school with greater accessibility for people of all abilities
  • Increased number of spaces dedicated to student group work
  • Gender neutral restrooms for students on all floors of the new building.
  • Expanded state of the art dance studio to accommodate the growing dance program
  • New athletics locker rooms
  • New and improved offices for faculty and staff
  • Gallery space to showcase student work
  • Increased outdoor community space
  • A third floor, which will add six new classrooms
In addition to increased access, this building project creates the opportunity to:
  1. Use every classroom as a highly functioning, flexible, and adaptable design studio.
  2. Provide space for students to learn through large and small group work, presentations, project-based work, and hands-on inquiry.
  3. Have more places for students to congregate, study, relax, and meet with teachers.
  4. Add new classes to the curriculum.
  5. Serve as a model of environmental sustainability through LEED platinum certification and the Living Building ChallengeTM, thereby being a physical manifestation of the school’s public purpose mission.

Lick-Wilmerding High School

755 Ocean Avenue | San Francisco, CA 94112 | 415.333.4021
A private school with public purpose, Lick-Wilmerding High School develops the head, heart, and hands of highly motivated students from all walks of life, inspiring them to become lifelong learners who contribute to the world with confidence and compassion.