Capital Outlay - School Construction

  • Architectural Illustration of future North East Middle High School
    (Architectural illustration of future North East Middle/High School)

    Welcome to Capital Outlay

    The Capital Outlay Department is responsible for assessing present and future school needs and implementing a plan to address these needs. We provide the planning, design, and construction of new schools, as well as additions and renovations to existing schools in accordance with the approved Educational Specifications. Additionally, the Department oversees facility modifications including, Aging Schools, Qualified Zone Academy Bond (QZAB), and the installation and relocation of portable classrooms. The Capital Outlay Department values and respects the contributions and input from all stakeholders (administration, staff, community, state, and local government) and is committed to improving these relationships so that ALL students receive an excellent educational experience.


    Our Mission:
    To administer a school construction program in a way that provides for new and
    renovated facilities to support educational programs, enabling each student to
    achieve their highest potential in safe, secure, and inviting environments.

    Our Vision:
    The Capital Outlay Department seeks to be responsible stewards of resources,
    while providing effective and inviting educational facilities.

    Our Goals:
    To address capacity and overcrowding issues through accurate and thorough
    planning to determine the best possible resolutions;

    To achieve a minimum standard of physical condition for
    each school through renovation;

    To explore and maximize all funding opportunities, exercising prudent use
    of and accounting for every dollar spent.



  • Cecil County Public Schools
    Capital Outlay Department
    201 Booth Street
    Elkton, MD  21921

    Ph# 410-996-5034