St. Kateri Tekakwitha Academy
Location: Morinville, AB
Size: 3,088 m2
Delivery Method: Stipulated Sum
Owner: Greater St. Albert Catholic Schools
Architect: Group 2 Architecture
After successfully pre-qualifying, Jen-Col bid and was awarded the stipulated price contract for the new Morinville Catholic K-6 School, called St. Kateri Tekakwitha Academy. Named after the first Native American to be canonized in the Roman Catholic Church, St. Kateri dedicated her life to caring for the sick and old, while prioritizing the education of children.
This 3,158 m2 facility is being constructed on a greenfield site within the new Westwinds Development in the Town of Morinville. It will be constructed to meet LEED Silver Standards and will have a capacity of 350 students.
The official snow turning event took place in February of 2019 with construction of the project commencing in Spring 2019. It is expected to be completed in 2020 with a planned opening for the Fall.