Valley High School is largest school in the state of Maryland
The four-story building will cover approximately 440,000 sq. ft. and will serve as the new Seneca Valley High School in Germantown, Montgomery County.
Funding for the project is part of the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Capital Improvement budget, as reported by Derek Turner, director of the Department of Communications for MCPS. an estimated cost of more than $150 million.
the work start it in September 2017 and is expected to be ready for the start of the 2020/2021 school year and will have the capacity for more than 3,000 students.
According to the school website, Seneca Valley High School opened in 1974 with 251,278 sq. ft. on 29.4 acres. Seneca Valley is the home of the Screaming Eagles and is "a highly engaged, diverse teaching and learning community." The school features an International Baccalaureate (IB) program that challenges students to consider the importance of communication, cultural awareness and connections between school life and the world around them. It also has a nationally recognized wall-to-wall academy program that includes Academies of Human Services, Business and Finance, Arts and Media and Science and Technology.