Joplin Schools New Elementary

  • Location

  • Joplin, MO
  • Completed

  • In Progress

A new elementary school at Dover Hill, coupled with the addition at Kelsey Norman, will ensure that all Joplin Schools students have access to safe, quality, and equitable learning environments district-wide. 

New Elementary at Dover Hill:

  • 67,500 SF new facility
  • Site entry locations on Main Street and Murphy Blvd
  • Parent and bus drop-offs separated
  • New Sidewalks connecting school to Murphy Blvd Park / Landreth Trail / Main Street sidewalks
  • Traffic/Pedestrian Study completed to confirm site access strategies


Kelsey Norman Addition:

  • 8,325 SF addition
  • Expansion space to alleviate overcrowding
  • Removal of modular classrooms (trailer)
  • Additional classroom and special education spaces
  • Exterior play space improvements