Kenwood Academy High School Renovations

5015 South Blackstone Avenue

The PBC Board approved a Partial Undertaking from the Board of Education for the Kenwood Academy High School Renovation Project.

The project is expected to include renovations at the existing Kenwood Academy High School, including upgrades to the MEP systems, targeted roof repair, locker room renovations and new interior lighting.

Kenwood Academy is a four-year high school with an Academic Center for gifted students that start in the 7th grade. The school, which opened in 1969, has a total enrollment of 1,800 students. Kenwood is located on the south side of Chicago and serves students who live in the Kenwood/Hyde Park areas as well as those from surrounding neighborhoods.

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View the construction contract details for this project here.