Jefferson-Houston School Redevelopment

Information on the Jefferson-Houston School Revelopment.

Page updated on Dec 17, 2015 at 2:41 PM

Information about the Jefferson-Houston School Redevelopment (1501 Cameron Street) is also available on the Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS) website.


Development Review

On December 15, 2012, City Council approved the development plan and associated applications for the redevelopment of the Jefferson-Houston Elementary School. Construction of the new school is complete.  

To view the staff report, additional case information, and video of the City Council meeting, click here.

For more information regarding this project, please contact Dirk Geratz by email or by calling 703-746-4666 .

Board of Architectural Review

At its regular meeting on October 24, 2012, the Parker-Gray Board of Architectural Review considered revised conceptual plans for the redevelopment of the Jefferson-Houston Elementary School at 1501 Cameron Street.  The Board found that the Jefferson-Houston Elementary School redevelopment project's scale, mass and srchitecture was appopriate. To view the staff report and board actions, click here.  To view the webcast of the meeting, click here 

 The Parker-Gray Board discussed the redevelopment of the school at two previous meetings.

 For information regarding the BAR's review of this project, please contact Historic Preservation staff at 703.746.3833 or at