(Portsmouth, NH) - Saint Patrick Academy will break ground tomorrow for a new 28-thousand square foot school on Banfield Road in Portsmouth.

Courtesy St. Patrick Academy

The ceremonies will begin with a 10 am Mass at Immaculate Conception Church on Summer Street in Portsmouth, then the Noon groundbreaking at the Banfield Road site.

The public is invited to the event and the following picnic and games.

The construction of the new school is expected to be completed in the fall of 2018, enabling the opening of the Pre-K through 8th Grade school for the 2018-2019 school year.