East Orange
Sheila Y. Oliver Academy

404 North Grove Street

EAST ORANGE, NJ 07017-4518


Construction Progress – March 2019

Sheila Y. Oliver Academy
The new 77,000 square-foot Sheila Y. Oliver Academy will provide the East Orange School District with space to educate a maximum of approximately 500 students in Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade. The school will include 24 general classrooms, two self-contained special education classrooms, a science lab, a cafeteria, multi-purpose room with stage, a media center, a music room, an art room, a technology lab and necessary support spaces.

CURRENT STATUS - As of October 15, 2020: The project is substantially complete and ready for student occupancy when deemed appropriate by the school district.


Key Parties:
Site Preparation/Demolition Construction Contractor Site Enterprises, Inc.
Design-Build Contractor Dobco
Design-Build Architect NK Architects
Construction Manager STV Construction

Site Preparation Construction Activities Completed Q1 2017
Design Design NTP TBD
Start of Building Construction 5/25/18
Anticipated School Opening September 2020

Total Estimated Project Costs $41.2 Million

*Please note that the anticipated milestone dates listed above are dependent on a number of variables and subject to change.