Miami Dade College and KIPP Miami Groundbreaking Ceremony

MDC and KIPP Miami hosted a groundbreaking ceremony at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, at MDC North Campus’ southwest lawn at the future home of KIPP Royalty and KIPP Courage schools. Once completed, the new 120,000 sq-ft school building will include 79 classrooms, and serve over 1,400 students. Construction is expected to be completed by the end of July 2022 in preparation for the 2022-2023 school year.

KIPP Jacksonville & JTA Ribbon Cutting

Students, parents, staff, and the local community celebrated the opening of the new KIPP VOICE academy as part of KIPP Jacksonville Public Schools and the Jacksonville Transportation Authority’s new First Coast Flyer Green Line Station. The ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Tuesday, September 28th 2021. Summit Construction Group is proud to have complete both projects in time for the 2021 school year. These projects broke ground in February 2021.

Private Luxury Ownership Garages in Jacksonville

Summit has competed the development and construction of the next generation of self storage projects in Jacksonville Florida- Luxury Garage Ownership. The first of its kind in Jacksonville, the Fortress is an exclusive drive-thru gated community, featuring a large fully enclosed central courtyard for the private enjoyment of your motoring passion. The facility entry is controlled by coded electronic access. Each ownership unit has individually controlled roof top mounted air conditioning, the roof deck has commercial rigid iso-board insulation. Partition walls are fully insulated. Dust, temperature and humidity control to help preserve your collection. More information can be found at:

New Self Storage Facility Under Construction in Ocoee Florida

Timmus Storage Corporation, an Orlando-based investment firm focusing in modern self-storage has broken ground on a new state-of-the-art high-rise self storage facility in Ocoee, Fl. This will be the first drive-thru facility of its kind in the area, featuring safe, secure indoor loading and unloading. The 2-acre site on Fountains West Boulevard is next door to an existing Publix supermarket. The three-story, 100,000-square-foot self-storage facility will be all climate controlled. Reservation will be accepted in October 2020 for a grand opening in February 2021.

Summit is proud to have provided site selection, entitlements, design, permitting, and construction for this project.

Tallahassee Classical School Groundbreaking

Today marked the groundbreaking for a new school in Leon county Florida. Tallahassee Classical belongs to a network of roughly 30 charter schools nationwide as part of the Hillsdale College Charter School program. This is the 7th Hillsdale charter school in the state.

The school’s executive team will be comprised of 8 people, including some board members and local law enforcement personnel who volunteer their time to ensure safety on campus.

More than 400 of the 500 available seats have already been accepted, according to the school. More than 100 applicants are waiting for the Feb. 27 lottery. A ribbon cutting on the school’s building is planned for early July.

Jacksonville Classical Academy Groundbreaking

Duval County will receive its first classical charter school in the Fall of 2020. Jacksonville Classical Academy will be affiliated with the renowned Hillsdale College, through its Barney Charter School Initiative. This will be the 6th classical charter school in Florida as part of this growing trend. There are about 650 total charter schools in Florida currently.

JCA is a K-12 school that would initially teach only kindergarten through sixth grade, then add a grade each year. Projected to open with about 700 students, the school will have enrollment of about 1,000 students in grades K-10 after five years.

This 90,000 square foot state-of-the-art campus includes specialty classrooms, athletic areas, a 2 story cafetorium and student gardens.

Summit Construction is proud to have provided site selection consulting, property acquisition consulting, entitlement consulting, permitting, and construction services to Jacksonville Classical Academy for this project.

St Pete CubeSmart Grand Opening

Summit has completed the newest CubeSmart facility in St Petersburg FL. This state of the art facility features indoor drive through access for guests to load and unload out of the weather, upgraded security amenities, and over 82,000 square feet of rentable space. This new storage center has been well received in the community, performing excellent achieving over 14% occupancy shortly after opening.

Seaside Community Charter School Ribbon Cutting

Students, parents, staff, and the local community celebrated the opening of the new Seaside Community Charter School Beaches Campus by holding a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, August 17th 2018 to show off the new campus, situated near the entrance to Hanna Park in Jacksonville.  The construction kicked off in February 2018 to meet the growing needs of beaches area.


The campus is comprised of 4 buildings- a main building and 3 smaller individual learning pods. Seaside Community Charter School serves about 600 students, Pre K to Eighth grade.

Pineapple Cove Classical Academy Groundbreaking Ceremony

A groundbreaking ceremony was held today for Pineapple Cove Classical Academy’s newest campus in West Melbourne Fl. The site is conveniently located near the Sawgrass Lakes master planned community on Minton Rd. Set to open in fall of 2018 PCCA’s new campus will serve Kindergarten through 12th grade.

PCCA is a tuition free public charter school affiliated with the Barney College Initiative of the Hillsdale College. The mission of Pineapple Cove Classical Academy is to develop graduates in mind and character through a classical, content-rich curriculum that emphasizes the principles of virtuous living, traditional learning, and civic responsibility.
We are building intelligent, virtuous American citizens. The school was founded by John and Beth Moran, who opened Pineapple Cove Academy Early Learning facility, also in Brevard County.

Summit Construction is proud to have provided Site Selection, Property Acquisition, Financing, Entitlement, Design, Permitting, and Construction services to PCCA for this project.

Seaside Community Charter School Groundbreaking

A ground breaking ceremony was held today at the location of the Seaside Community Charter School’s newest school site, near Hanna Park in Jacksonville FL. A new school facility is being built on the site of a former mobile home park.

The new campus will contain 4 total buildings surrounding a morning circle- the central gathering place for students. There will also be garden areas for each classroom, play areas and plenty of open outdoor space.

Seaside is based on Public Waldorf inspired curriculum which includes an emphasis on the visual arts , practical arts, theatre and music.

Summit Construction is proud to have provided Site Selection, Property Acquisition, Financing, Entitlement, Design, Permitting, and Construction services to Seaside for this project.