State's most expensive school: Newton North
"We thought the new layout for the site, which brings the entrance to the school into play with the sports field, was brilliant," said the judges.
After a decade of controversy, Newton North High School finally opened in the fall of 2010 on Walnut Street in Newtonville. With a price tag of $197.5 million, it is the most expensive public school ever built in Massachusetts.
Pictured is the new Newton North football field.