17th Annual School Construction Report: It's Still Billions of Dollars

Web Abstract: 
Reports that school construction completed in 2011 was $12.2 billion, continuing a downward trend since 2009. $6.9 billion was spent on new schools, while $2.6 billion went to additions and $2.6 billion went to retrofit and modernize existing structures. Accompanying information for 12 geographic regions include 2011 data and projected 2012 school completions. Additional tables present data on spending according to grade level, building type, school size, amenities that are being included in today's schools, regional breakouts, and trends in costs since 1995.
Author: 
Abramson, Paul
Journal: 
School Planning and Management
Media Type: 
Text
Publication Date: 
01/31/2012
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