billinghurst middle school

Opening Date: 1990
Architect: Lundahl & Associates
Contractor: Nevada Builders, Inc.
Construction Cost: $9,754,704
Square Footage: 118,167
Cornerstone Dates: AD 1990 AL 5990
First Principal: Ken Vaughan
Physical Building Description:
Cinder block, single story construction with interior circulation corridors, a gymnasium, a library, multipurpose room/cafeteria and lab rooms in addition to general purpose classroom.


  • B.D. Billinghurst Middle School history - First Building 1930:B. D. Billinghurst Junior High School opened on the west side of Plumas Street between Monroe Street and Walker Avenue. It was named for Benson Dillon Billinghurst, a long-time Superintendent of the Reno School District. It was closed in 1976 and torn down. The gym still remains and is used by the City […]