Granite Hills High School, Student Support Center

El Cajon, California

  • FIRM

    Ruhnau Ruhnau Clarke

  • CLIENT

    Grossmont Union High School District

  • AREA

    11,638 sq.ft.

  • TOTAL COST

    $4,906,558.00

  • COMPLETION DATE

    8/2015

The new Student Support Center at Granite Hills High School is efficient, beautiful and appropriately named. When the center opened last summer, student support improved immediately. It is a light-filled space with a sense of openness.
The new building provides a warm, welcoming environment that houses many important student resources. Several support services are now ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCOST PER SQ FT$421.00FEATURED IN2016 Educational Interiors ShowcaseINTERIOR CATEGORYCommon Areas one roof: health (nurse), finance, attendance, campus security, counseling and administration. Also included in the design is a college and career center where students can explore and research their options for the future.
For the first time, guidance counselors and administrators are working side by side to better serve their students. The center fosters collaboration and has redefined working relationships, all for the betterment of the students. The building also changes the orientation of the campus. Granite Hills now has a “front door” with a visitor parking lot that provides the community with easier, less confusing, more convenient access to the school.
The Student Support Center is a beautiful one-stop shop for Granite Hills students and parents.