Amon Carter-Riverside High School will receive a new multi-story building to house fine arts, visual arts, media center, science, CTE, JROTC, and Athletics. This addition will create a central campus plaza to the north of the original building.
Work will also include select renovations to the historic 1936 building, relocation of the baseball field, additional student parking, and removal of portable classrooms from the campus.
KEY INFORMATION
Trustee
Ashley Paz
Budget
$54,507,967
Opening Date
August 2021
Design Process
Address
3301 Yucca
Fort Worth, TX 76111
110,430
New Square Footage
20,000
Renovated Square Footage
Construction Process
PROJECT TIMELINE
In-Design Jan 1, 2019 - Mar 31, 2019
Under Construction Apr 15, 2019 - Sep 8, 2019
Move-In Oct 1, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019
Open Nov 1, 2019 - Nov 30, 2019
Post Construction Dec 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
PROJECT TEAM
John Horton
Owner Representative
BYRNE Construction Services | Potere Construction
Contractor
Glenn Partners
Architect

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PROJECT UPDATES
New Chillers!

07/17/2020

Two new chillers were set in place by cranes!

Overhead & Underground

07/15/2020

Insulation was added to the air conditioning overhead and site utilities outside the building are being installed underground.

Serious About The Slab Pours

07/10/2020

We were up before the sun to get the first slab poured, and now we’re onto the next pour!

Poured to Perfection

07/03/2020

We started bright and early to get the first section of concrete slabs poured at the new classroom building! The […]

All in the Details

06/26/2020

We’re relocating the AC unit to the rooftop, and installing new chiller pumps and piping in the basement

Restroom Reno

06/18/2020

We’re laying floor tile as well as beginning assessment for the in-wall plumbing modifications

Ready for Striping!

06/12/2020

The new student parking is nearly complete! All we need is the striping!

Beautifying Amon Carter Riverside

06/03/2020

The sod, shrubs, and trees are being planted at the new student parking!

Prepping + Framing

05/29/2020

As the irrigation is being installed in the new parking lot, we began prepping for the new fire lane and the […]

Excavation, Installation, and Stabilization

05/22/2020

The excavation around a pier cap for the foundation work is progressing, irrigation is being installed around the new parking […]

Progress Report

05/15/2020

We’re still making great progress here at Carter Riverside! The work is continuing for the foundation grade beams, site utility, […]

State of the Art Foundation

05/08/2020

The concrete for the foundation beam has been poured, and we are constructing concrete forms for the foundation grade beam.

Let There (Almost) Be Parking!

05/01/2020

The drive approach to the new student parking was completed last Thursday.  The contractor is now focusing on completing  installation […]

It’s All About the Foundation

04/24/2020

The foundation grade beam has been completed in the background (photos 1 & 2), and we are continuing the formwork for […]

Parking Lot Poured, and Much More!

04/20/2020

We’re still making great progress over here at Amon Carter Riverside. The new southeast student parking lot has been poured, […]

Making Moves at Amon Carter

04/13/2020

We’re not taking our essential work lightly! We’ve been making great progress here at Amon Carter. The underground utility is […]

Soil Stabilization

04/03/2020

We now have soil stabilization for the new student parking area – despite the continual rain! We are still drilling […]

Progress Report!

03/20/2020

The city has installed the sewer line extension, and the drilling for auger cast piles (or, the foundation) is at […]

Working Through the Weather

03/06/2020

Even with the rain and a muddy construction site, we’re still making progress! We set up to test the first […]

Precautionary Protection!

02/27/2020

Safety is always our #1 priority. We are putting up window protection at the existing building to protect them during […]

Sewer This, Sewer That

02/24/2020

We’ve been working on all things sewers recently. Saw cuts are completed on Gwynne & Yucca for the storm sewer […]

Stormwater Detention System: ✔️

02/13/2020

The stormwater detention system is now complete! We are making great progress on the building pad prep, fencing and prep […]

Storms Won’t Stop Us!

01/29/2020

It’s as if the new stormwater detention system is attracting more stormwater! But not to worry, we’re still making great […]

The Dirty Work

01/21/2020

Who would’ve thought a whole baseball field used to be here!? The demo for the baseball field is complete, and […]

Field of Ample Opportunity

12/23/2019

We have a lot planned during winter break for this project! We will be encompassing the baseball field in our […]

DEMO DAY!

11/20/2019

Saying goodbye to the old! Demolition is still progressing, and over the past two weekends, electricians have rerouted some high […]

Smooth

11/07/2019

Partial demolition has been completed including the old field house, 2 portable buildings and half of Building B.

Demo!

10/12/2019

Demolition is underway to make room for the new building addition.

Updated Renderings

09/19/2019

Updated conceptual exterior rendering of the renovations and addition.

Community Update

08/19/2019

Community members from the neighboring HOAs gathered to learn about the upcoming campus renovations and addition.  The complete master plan […]

Additional Spaces, both inside and outside

04/12/2019

Conceptual renderings give a look at the additions to the school from the outside along with the new courtyard for […]

Pre-Proposal Meeting Recap

04/11/2019

A pre-proposal meeting was held for the bid opportunity, RFQ-CMAR 19-035 Amon Carter-Riverside HS Addition and Renovation, where vendors found […]

Bid Opportunity & Pre-Proposal Meeting

03/29/2019

Pre-proposal meeting to be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 2:00 PM for the bid opportunity RFQ-CMAR 19-035 Amon […]

Designing the Future

11/13/2018

A student design charrette was recently held at Amon Carter-Riverside HS to engage students in the design visioning process for […]