Sandhills Classical Christian School held a ribbon cutting and dedication for its new Arts & Athletic Center. The 31,000-square-foot building has a brick-and-block front with a middle section of glass-panel windows. The county will issue a certificate for occupancy in 10 days.
After the eighth graders sang Sing with Jubilation and the seventh graders recited Longfellow’s “The Builders,” Development and Marketing Director Gene Liechty read Psalm 111.
“We are thankful for the people whose shoulders we stand on today,” Liechty said about the school’s development.
Students rush to tour the new Arts & Athletic Center Jan. 9, 2023.
The new Arts & Athletic Center has a wing dedicated to art creation, another wing devoted to the art of music, and a theater and a gymnasium.
The new Arts & Athletic Center has a gymnasium.
Studio S architect Jes Sanders attended the ribbon cutting and tour.
Jes Sanders, the architect, stands next to one of the two lion statues at the entrance of the new Arts & Athletic Center he designed.
The school invites the public to the Battle for the American Mind Tour featuring Pete Hegseth, with Fox News, and David Goodwin, President of the Association for Classical Christian Schools, in the new Arts & Athletics Center on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. Reserve seats online here.
Feature photo: Sandhills Classical Christian School held a ribbon cutting on Jan. 9, 2023, with school board members and staff at the new Arts & Athletic Center.
~Article and photos by Sandhills Sentinel Journalist Stephanie M. Sellers. Contact her at [email protected]ntinel.com.