John Hancock College Preparatory High School

Client: Public Building Commission

Owner: Chicago Public Schools

KRM/ALL Joint Venture LLC, K.R. Miller Contractors, All Masonry Group

Architect: Legat Architects/Urban Works


This 178,000 sq. ft. new construction project accommodates 1,080 students at the selective enrollment high school. Designed with enhanced building acoustics, the high school also features advanced STEM and science labs, a state-of-the-art black box theater, and a dance studio.

  • Exceeded Neighborhood Workforce Goals
  • Exceeded MBE/WBE Participation Goals
  • Exceeded Minority Apprentice Goals
  • LEED Silver Project (Seeking)
  • Project of the Year – HACIA (Hispanic American Construction Industry Association)
  • Project of the Year Award for Excellence in Community Engagement – Chicagoland AGC

From renovations to new construction, K.R. Miller Contractors has worked on numerous projects for educational institutions at all levels.