Foundation work is underway at Academy of American Studies located at 28-04 41st Avenue. A four-story school is slated to rise in the former parking lot of Newcomers High School. We last visited the site in April when construction was in the excavation stage.1
The project is slated to complete in September, 2021. A rendering on site can be viewed below.
Here are more details about the project from QNS:2
The Academy of American Studies currently shares space with Newcomers High School, located across the street. The new building will be located at 28-04 41st Avenue in what is currently the parking lot of Newcomers. The new four-story building will house 969 students and include a visual art room, music room, science labs and a medical suite, according to the Department of Education.