Abram Agnew Elementary School

Project Location
San Jose, CA

Santa Clara Unified School District


Education, K-12 Education

Construction Management, General Contracting, Preconstruction

Northern California

Swinerton Office Location
Santa Clara, California

Construction Manager Multiple Prime, Multiple Projects and Phases, DSA Jurisdiction


2022 Structures Award Winner

Award of Honor, Design Category 2019 Coalition for Adequate School Housing and American Institute of Architects, California Council

Swinerton provided preconstruction and construction services for three new schools on the 55-acre Agnews campus. Scope of work also included a comprehensive site package with underground utilities, multiple surface parking lots, bus shelter drop off, hardscape, landscape, and site lighting, as well as a full development and face-lift for the 0.52-mile stretch of Zanker Road adjacent to the entire Agnews Campus.

The state-of-the-art, 21st Century schools address the ever growing student population in the District and include:

Abram Agnew Elementary School: four buildings totaling 83,000 square feet that include: administrative office building; kindergarten classroom building; 2-story classroom building for 600 students; multipurpose building with a state-of-the-art kitchen; and five outdoor play areas with an outdoor multipurpose field and recreational area.