A 21st Century space that includes modern technologies facilitating programs to encourage social interaction and confidence.
The New Student Center includes a multipurpose gymnasium, fitness room, pre-function lobby space, locker rooms, concessions, storage and connections to the existing campus buildings. The gymnasium will meet LHSAA requirements to enable SJA to host basketball and volleyball playoffs, as well as, support other SJA athletic teams and educational purposes. The facility will have 1,050 fixed bleacher seats and ~750 moveable seating for approximately 1,800 people to gather for functions and events. The exterior of the new building will be consistent in architectural style with existing Academy facilities. The facility shall have multifunctioning spaces that can be utilized by students, teachers and outside entities. Each space shall be designed to accommodate different events throughout the year, allowing a variety of activities to be hosted.