Thanks to the vision of our community, we are close to completing the largest capital campaign in school historynearly $8 million for a sustainable showcase facility. The Bushnell Center will be home to athletic events, performances, and gatherings. Explore our school's history in the making! 

We would love to just have this work! Or we'll just keep trying.

Breaking ground

Laying the foundation

Goal: $8 million
 
$7,774,272 from 450 gifts
97% Funded
Updated 10/15/2019

Campaign Leadership

Executive Committee

Jim Stearns, Co-Chair
William "Cotty" Wolcott, Co-Chair
Craig Appel
Grace Kim
Mitch Mitchell
Eric Norman (Consultant)

Leadership Committee

In addition to the Executive Committee, the following individuals are integral to the success of the campaign.

Bryan Anderson
Susan Bolich-Giddens
David Bushnell*
Jess Byron
Joan Caldarera
John DiDomenico
John Froley
Andy Hart
Paige Hart
Liz Perry
Sheila Schroeder
Karen Staller
Seraph White
Mike Zatopa

* Deceased - March 9, 2018

Building Committee

Craig Appel
Kevin Bosch, Owner's Rep
Danielle Dignan
Gerhard Engels
Richard Parker, Architect
Jim Stearns
William "Cotty" Wolcott
Mike Zatopa

Grand Opening 2020

Architectural rendering of the Bushnell Center: view from West Portal Avenue.
The David Bushnell Center
View from West Portal Avenue, greeting visitors as they arrive to our campus
Architectural rendering of the Bushnell Center: birds-eye view
Birdseye view
A neighborhood rendering of the 470 West Portal campus, including the Bushnell Center
Architectural rendering of the Bushnell Center: view of the courtyard
Alumni Courtyard
View of the courtyard between the new Center and exsiting Herbst Hall
Architectural rendering of the Bushnell Center: view from the west of the courtyard.
Natural Landscaping
Another view from the west of the courtyard between the new Center and Herbst Hall
Architectural rendering of the Bushnell Center: view as a basketball venue.
The Home Court
View of the Center as a basketball venue
Architectural rendering of the Bushnell Center: view as a performance hall.
And our own theater!
A performance hall, with stage, lighting and raised theater seating for audience
Architectural rendering of the Bushnell Center: view from the south.
Waldorf on the map
View from the south, with the school visible from one of the most traveled intersections in the city