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Moss awarded contract for construction of new Osceola County middle school


KISSIMMEE, Fla. – July 14, 2017 – Moss has been awarded a $28 million contract to build Osceola County’s newest middle school, which will serve 1,408 student stations from sixth through eighth grade.

The new middle school will be located near Harmony High School at 3671 Arthur J Gallagher Blvd. in St. Cloud on approximately 33 acres. The campus will include a two-story academic building that contains the administration offices, media center, kitchen, multi-purpose room, 1,408 student stations, a one-story, 800-seat gymnasium building, two retention ponds, multi-purpose field with track, baseball field, basketball courts and protected wetlands.

“We are honored that the School District of Osceola County has entrusted us with this important project, which will serve the community,” said Sherry Werner, Project Executive at Moss. “Moss has a broad portfolio of successful education projects, ranging from elementary schools to complex university research centers. We are happy to bring all of our experience to this project and make this new facility a beautiful and welcomed addition to the Harmony neighborhood.”

Moss will start the 17-month construction project of the 160,854-square-foot facility in early 2018.

Designed by Schenkelshultz Architecture, the building construction will consist of concrete tilt wall panels, a steel structure and low slope roofs.

About Moss:
Moss ( is a national privately held construction firm providing innovative solutions resulting in award-winning projects. With 10 regional offices from Hawai‘i to the Caribbean, Moss focuses on construction management at-risk, design-build and public-private partnerships. The company’s diverse portfolio encompasses a wide range of sectors, including luxury high-rise residential, landmark mixed-use developments, hospitality, primary and higher education, justice and solar energy. Moss prides itself on a strong entrepreneurial culture that honors safety, quality, client engagement and employee development. Its employees consistently rank Moss as one of the best places to work.