McDonogh School has received $8 million, its second largest philanthropic gift ever, toward building a new middle school.
The gift is from the Stewart and Marlene Greenebaum Family Foundation, which challenged other donors and community members to raise the remaining $17 million cost of the new building. The couple’s son, Michael Greenebaum, is a trustee and parent of students at the Owings Mills school.
The building that currently houses the middle school was built in 1937, McDonogh Head of School David J. Farace said in a statement.
“A new, modern-day middle school will greatly enhance teaching and learning during these formative...