Timeline of Events: September 2016-August 2017

Collegiate broke ground on the Second Century Construction Project with a ceremony following the 2016 Kindergarten Derby. For a full history on the extensive planning and community preparations to begin this project, click here.

September 2016
Dan and Frances Street Learning Commons
The roof is installed and the building is dried in.

Junior Kindergarten
The JK playground reopens behind the Courtenay House, adjacent to the Lower School, after installation of a trike slab and 6-foot fence.

Thornton Family Dining Commons
The slab is poured and the structural steel is set.

October 2016
Owsley Brown Family Performing and Visual Arts Center
The structural steel is set for the second and third floors, and the bar joists are installed for the roof.  The metal deck is installed for the second and third floors, and the roof deck is completed.

June - August 2017
Completion of Second Century Construction.

Construction Project Management Committee

Leslie Geoghegan, Chair
Mike Basham
Dale (DJ) Berry, Jr
Dr. James Calleroz White
Geoff Campbell
Tracie Catlett
Vadim Kaplan
Deana Paradis

Meet the Construction Manager (CM)

Since 1945, Wehr Constructors has developed a portfolio of healthcare, worship, educational, judicial, industrial and institutional facilities ranging in costs from $100,000 to over $75 million. Although their focus over the past 20 years has been healthcare and worship facilities, they have completed numerous educational and commercial facilities in the central Kentucky region. Wehr Constructors is owned and operated by the Berry family which includes five generations of general contracting and engineering experience. Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky with offices in Lexington, Kentucky and Tampa, Florida, they are proud to be the largest general contractor and construction manager in the Louisville area.

Meet the Architects

Architects believe in a collaborative approach to architecture in which every building study and design is a unique response to their client's particular goals, concerns and needs.

Their practice is dedicated to finding holistic sustainable design solutions in all their work. Their projects are varied and include independent and public schools, municipal, religious and residential projects.

School Information

2427 Glenmary Avenue
Louisville, KY 40204
P: 502.479.0340
F: 502.454.8549
Louisville Collegiate School is a JK-12, co-ed independent day school located in the historic Highlands neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky.