Marce Herz Middle School – south Reno/Arrowcreek

Construction is underway! Here is some recent drone footage of the construction progress, with some interesting facts on the work done so far:



Here is the video from the official groundbreaking ceremony:

Projected completion: Open for the start of school in 2020.

Status: Construction has begun (earthworks in progress. Architectural Design by Van Woert Bigotti Architects, Contractor: Clark/Sullivan.

Purpose: 1,400 student capacity middle school will provide area with long-needed facility, relieve overcrowding at other middle schools in the area, and relieve overcrowding at nearby elementary by moving sixth grade to middle school (a long-term District priority for educational purposes).

Updated Depoali Middle School design

  • 36 standard classrooms
  • 3 music rooms
  • 3 special education rooms
  • 3 flex labs/studios
  • 2 art rooms
  • 2 language/flex class
  • 1 gym
  • 1 fitness room
  • 1 weight room

Video rendering of exterior (ignore voiceover – was done prior to project approval):

Map showing the proposed location of the new middle school in Arrowcreek area