New Hanover County Schools




Blair Elementary

Replacement School     

Demolition of all existing structures and construction of a new 574 student elementary school to be built on the same site. The Board of Education has approved the re-use of the prototype design of Snipes Academy of Arts and Design for Blair Elementary. The project includes all on-site improvements and amenities.
Construction will begin in the summer of 2017.  Students will temporarily attend the new Porters Neck Elementary School during construction.  
Cost of Replacing Blair $17,011,381
Blair Elementary exterior
NHCS Project Manager:  Bobby Thomas 
Designer:        SfL+a Architects
Contractor:     Bordeaux Construction Company, Inc
Scheduled to Re-open:  April 2019 with Wrightsville Beach Elementary operating through 2020 school year
Re-opening as Blair Elementary Fall 2020
Blair ES Hallway
Blair Elementary multi purpose room
Blair ES Auditorium
Blair auditorium seating
Blair ES Classroom
Blair Elementary hallway