Genesee Hill Building

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Schmitz Park Elementary @ Gensee Hill

Genesee Hill Building

Address: 5012 SW Genesee Street


Replace the closed Genesee Hill building, built in 1948, with a newly constructed elementary school to house the present Schmitz Park school community.


$38.9 million


Demolish the closed Genesee Hill building and build a new 500–600 seat elementary school designed to support best learning practices. The existing Schmitz Park building will be re-purposed to address current and projected elementary enrollment growth in West Seattle.

Schedule Overview

Design work began in 2012

Estimated construction start: September 2014

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