Bonnie Brae Elementary Capital Project

Information about the Renovation

The renovation with additions at Bonnie Brae Elementary School will provide modern amenities and add approximately 40,000 square feet to the building. The project was identified according to the Renovation Queue, approved in 2009. Bonnie Brae ES is ranked 44 of 63 schools in the queue. Planning and design were funded with the 2019 bond, with construction funded by the 2021 bond.

Latest Update: May 16, 2024

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Key Build Information

Funding: 2019 Bond (Planning), 2021 Bond (Construction)
Future Building Area: 126,600 SF
Anticipated Future Capacity: 950
Building Area: 86,390 SF
Acreage: 13.29
Prior Renovation: n/a
Prior Capacity Enhancement: n/a
2008 Renovation Rank: #44 
Architect: Samaha Associates, P.C.
Contractor: Hess
Current Status: Under Construction
Start of Construction: February 2024
Estimated Completion:  Summer 2027

School Information

Address: 5420 Sideburn Road, Fairfax, VA 22032
FCPS Region: 4
Grades: PreK-6
MS/HS Pyramid: Robinson SS
Opened: 1988
Title 1: No
K-3 Cap: N/A
Programs: PreK, AAP Local Level IV, Early Childhood Class Based, Preschool Autism Class, Autism, SACC (2 classrooms)

Past Engagement, Planning & Construction Information


February 1, 2024: Community Meeting 


December 14, 2021: Land Use Meeting #1

December 7, 2021: Community Meeting

November 18, 2021: PTO Meeting

October 20, 2021: Design Feedback and Engagement Committee #2

June 30, 2021: Design Feedback and Engagement Committee #1