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The Anita Uphaus Early Childhood Center opened to pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students in East Austin in September 2012 to relieve overcrowding at nearby elementary schools. Based on data supplied by the school district, construction costs for the center were $199 per square foot, 30 percent higher than the $153 average for pre-K/kindergarten facilities built in Texas. (www.texastransparency.org)

The Anita Uphaus Early Childhood Center opened to pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students in East Austin in September 2012 to relieve overcrowding at nearby elementary schools. Based on data supplied by the school district, construction costs for the center were $199 per square foot, 30 percent higher than the $153 average for pre-K/kindergarten facilities built in Texas. (www.texastransparency.org)

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