New Guntersville High School price likely $50M

School officials asked someone with the State Department of Education to estimate the cost of a new high school to accommodate 600 students and came up with $20,000,000.

New Guntersville High School price likely $50M

GUNTERSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Looks like the new Guntersville High School will come with a hefty price tag!

The school board hoped it would come with a $20,000,000 or $30,000,000 million price rather than the original $50,000,000 estimate. But that looks unlikely, according to the architect.

School officials asked someone with the State Department of Education to estimate the cost of a new high school to accommodate 600 students and came up with $20,000,000.

According to our partners at the Advertiser Gleam the official did not include multiple factors including the gymnasium and inflation.

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