On the Hill Campus, the new Aquatic Center, pictured above and below, opened this fall. Designed by PBDW Architects and built by Shawmut Design and Construction Co., the 13,000-square-foot facility features a six-lane, USA-certified pool, bleachers, locker rooms, and lobby gathering area. A major renovation of the Zambetti Athletic Center, also designed by PBDW Architects and built by Shawmut, also is expected to be completed this fall. Space previously used for a swimming pool is being converted into a second gym.
On the River Campus, a new classroom building, above, opened in September 2016. The 23,000-square-foot building includes classrooms for grades three to five, a cafeteria, a theater, and flexible learning/community spaces. Designed by Architecture Research Office with Open, a design firm, and built by Shawmut, the building received enthusiastic press: