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The new $163-million, 252,000-square-foot Maria Weston Chapman Middle School in Weymouth, MA is ready for students.

Middle Schoolers in Weymouth Head Back to Class in $163M Style

BOND Building Construction, Inc., and HMFH Architects have completed the new $163-million, 252,000-square-foot Maria Weston Chapman Middle School in Weymouth, MA.

“This is the most significant capital project that the Town has ever undertaken in its history,” said Weymouth Mayor Robert Hedlund at a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

The cutting-edge building will host over 1,400 students in grades 6 through 8 when the new school year begins on September 6th.

Chapman Middle School features three academic wings and variety of lab and maker spaces that are built around the school’s ‘Town Square,’ a central circulation space and gathering area that also functions as the dining facility. It features an 840-seat professional performance theatre space.

Project Partners

  • OPM: Hill International
  • MEP: GGD Consulting Engineers
  • Civil: Samiotes Consultants
  • Landscape: IBI Group
  • Fire Protection: AKAL
  • Structural Engineering: FBRA Foley Buhl Roberts & Associates
  • Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering: McPhail
  • AV: CTA Cavanaugh Tocci Associates
  • Case Work/ FF&E: P-L-S Point Line Space
  • Kitchen Consulting: Crabtree McGrath
  • Theater Consultant: Theatre Projects

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