Lee Magnet High School

East Baton Rouge, Louisiana

  • FIRM

    GraceHebert Architects

  • CLIENT

    East Baton Rouge Parish School System

  • AREA

    220,000 sq.ft.

  • TOTAL COST

    $47,419,546.00

  • COMPLETION DATE

    5/2016

Design team:
GraceHebert Architects: Jerry Hebert, David Hebert, Marcus Williams
DLR Group: Jim French, Andrew Van Leeuwen, Amber Beverlin, Tammi Crocker, Kate Thuesen

Lee Magnet High School, part of the East Baton Rouge Parish Schools in Louisiana, is touted as a school like no other. From its approach to learning to its collegiate-styled campus, Lee ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONASSOCIATED FIRMDLR GroupCAPACITY1,200COST PER SQ FT$215.00FEATURED IN2017 Architectural Portfolio High School is poised to become a showpiece for the district and a launch pad for a new generation of student entrepreneurs.
The campus is designed to promote real-life experiences, enabling students to apply what they learn in a classroom in a specialized laboratory within their home academy. Lee Magnet High School serves 1,200 students in grades 9 to 12. It is composed of four individual buildings—three academic facilities and one commons building.