Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr.
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
The new 432,579 s.f. Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School, located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland is designed to meet the needs of a population of 2,600 students in a comprehensive high school curriculum. The school includes two, three-story wings that house the core curriculum classes including language arts, humanities, math, science and technology, as well as state-of-the-art support spaces such as media center and television studio, auditorium and black box theatre, dining area, music and art rooms and physical education spaces.
The school also incorporates a 5,000 seat arena designed to be a feature facility in the School System. The arena includes a second floor balcony area that accommodates an indoor running track. The facility is designed to provide a full-size competition basketball court, as well as four practice courts on the upper and lower floors of the facility.