Jean Hofmann Center for Innovation


Young minds will be inspired like never before in our new academic building, the Jean Hofmann Center for Innovation.

Carondelet launched its initiative to transform educational programming for young women through curriculum innovation and re-imagining utilization of space. The Jean Hofmann Center for Innovation will allow students to learn in collaborative and intrepid ways, giving them the skills to succeed in college and beyond.

Center for Innovation
Goal: $16 million
Raised: $11.0 million

Updated: August 28, 2019

Carondelet Athletics Complex
$14.5M fully funded

$7.5M fully funded


Naming Opportunities

Make your mark at the heart of our campus.

To learn more, contact:
Summer Staino  
Executive Director of Development
925.686.5353 x160




  • 18,000 sq. ft. designed to maximize interaction and facilitate innovative effective curriculum
  • 8 innovation learning studios with movable glass walls and whiteboard walls to allow for collaboration 
  • Central atrium serves as a gathering space for entire community
  • Interactive video wall to showcase student artwork
  • Cafe for students to meet and relax

Live view


Groundbreaking - Oct. 11, 2018

Carondelet celebrated the beginning of construction on the Center for Innovation on October 11, 2018. Hundreds of students, teachers, and friends of the school joined us to mark the historic day! Read story.




The Carondelet Athletics Complex


The new home for Cougar Athletics is now open! Thanks our philanthropic community, our students have a home field advantage for the first time! See more about the CAC.