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Emil & Grace Shihadeh Innovation Center

GO Virginia Funding


Strategic Framework

Talent Development

Targeted Industry

Light Manufacturing and Information Technology and Communications

Innovation Center Exterior Construction

Mezzanine Construction

West Entrance Construction

Exterior Elevation Renderings

Exterior Rendering Front Entrance

Entrance Rendering

Winchester Public Schools - Emil & Grace Shihadeh Innovation Center Fly-Through

The project will renovate the former John Kerr Elementary School in Winchester into an advanced 50,000 square foot facility for career and technical education programs.

The Center with house three academies:

Advanced Technologies Academy

Professional Skills Academy

Health Sciences Academy

The project will outfit the facility with equipment necessary for welding, robotics, print, CAD and cyber laboratories.  The three academies will be supported by Winchesters Public School’s expanded Work-Based Learning program that will connect students to regional businesses filling high-wage jobs in the targeted clusters.

A full scale opening is expected in Fall 2021.

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