Somerset County Technical High School
Wicomico County | Regional InfrastructureWorkforce Development
$42 million LEED Gold Status project to provide Somerset County with educational and facilities infrastructure to participate in region-wide instructional program development. Will encourage and incentivize greater collaboration between Somerset Regional Advisory Committee and other county advisory committees. Provides a significant community focal point for MD 413 between Westover and Crisfield, including community events.
AREAS OF REGIONAL IMPACT
The project represents a significant increase in capacity for Somerset, the most rural county in the LESMD region, thereby helping to place it on par with Wicomico and Worcester counties in the technical high school portion of the education continuum.
- Capacity building ongoing.
- Developing partnerships with regional universities, Wallops Island Flight Center, and employers to meet regional workforce needs.
ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE
- Opened for classes in September 2019.
- Capital improvements completed Fall 2019.