Construction begins on first high school built in Little Rock School District in 51 years

Posted: October 3, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

An artist’s rendering shows the 400,000-plus-square-foot high school campus under construction in southwest Little Rock.

Construction is underway on what will be the largest school in the Little Rock School District and the first high school built in the district since work began on Parkview High School in 1966.

Little Rock students, school district officials and community leaders were among the 100 people who helped break ground at a ceremony Monday for a new...

Little Rock School District Superintendent Mike Poore talks with Mabelvale Middle School student Dylan Hewing, 12, on Monday after the groundbreaking ...

A map showing the location of Southwest Little Rock high school



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