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Kennewick High School

Kennewick High School aerial view
Kennewick High School site drawing
Kennewick High School site drawing 2
Kennewick High School artist rendering
Kennewick High School artist rendering 2
Kennewick High School dining commons
Kennewick High School interior
Kennewick High School courtyard

Project Information

Location: 560 W. Sixth Ave. (Map)

Square Feet: 292,600

Details: The new two-story school will replace the existing Kennewick High, which opened in 1951. It will include a science wing, a dining commons, a courtyard and other features, and will connect to the existing Lion's Den gym and a remodeled auditorium. It is designed to hold up to 2,000 students.

Funding: Local bond dollars and funding from the state School Construction Assistance Program.

Estimated Cost: $109.5 million

Construction Timeline:

  • June 2019 - Track, field and tennis court construction begins
  • July 2019 - Demolition and abatement of Kennewick High begins
  • February 2020 - Track, field and tennis court construction completed
  • June 2021 - Annex building demolition begins, baseball field completed
  • August 2021 - New Kennewick High completed and opens to students

Ribbon Cutting and Tours: Aug. 27, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Construction Video and Reports

Project Team

Kennewick School District
1000 W. Fourth Ave.
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 222-7667
Ryan Jones
Capital Projects Manager
(509) 222-6810

Fowler Construction
2161 Henderson Loop
Richland, WA 99354
(509) 375-3331



Wenaha Group
100 N. Morain, Suite 201
Kennewick, WA 99336
Rich Barger
Project Manager

MMEC Architecture & Interiors
7601 W. Clearwater Ave., Suite 450
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 396-7278


DLR Group
421 SW Sixth Ave., Suite 1212
Portland, OR 97204
(503) 274-2675