K-12 Schools

How do you create an inspiring space that has to survive the wear and tear, daily, of hundreds or maybe even thousands of kids and teens? Not only will the design be challenging, but the district’s budget may be an obstacle of its own. However, with the right approach, a school can be the foundation of a generation.
The $29 million Lady Bird Johnson Middle School, in Irving, Texas, isat 152,000
July 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Giants 300 Top 25 AEC Firms in the K-12 Schools Sector.

Plumosa School of the Arts has been awarded LEED Gold by the USGBC.
July 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Education project dedicated to teaching sustainability in the classroom.

June 22, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor
June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

Construction began in June 2011 for the project, which was funded by a capital c
May 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The project united the school campus and church campus including a 1,200-sf chapel expansion, a n...

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The City Year transformation took place within the short time frame of one week
May 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

City Year representatives came to Gensler for their assistance in the transformation of the organ...

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Sean ODonnell AIA, LEED AP
March 05, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

O’Donnell will continue the leadership and tradition of creative design established by firm Chair...

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University of Texas at Dallas USGGBC Green Schools 2011
December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Recipient schools and regions from across the nation - from K-12 to higher education - were recog...

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RJM Construction Nova Classical Academy St. Paul
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

As the general contractor, RJM is constructing the 94,000-sf building that will consolidate the S...

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September 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction’s Under 40 Leadership Summit...

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September 12, 2011 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

 

The Los Angeles Community College District requires every design-build team in its massi...

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Five Award-winning Modular Innovations
July 22, 2011 | Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

The Modular Building Institute's 2011 Awards of Distinction highlight fresh ideas in manufactured...

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June 29, 2011 | Candace Roulo of ContractorMag.com
May 18, 2011

Four schools find strength in numbers at the new 2,310-student Mott Haven Campus in New York City...

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May 18, 2011

The 113,000-sf Rolling Meadows Elementary School in San Antonio is the Judson Independent School...

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May 18, 2011

The Rashi School, one of only 17 Reform Jewish independent schools in North American and Israel,...

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May 18, 2011

Perkins+Will, Chicago, designed the Early Learning Center, a $9 million, 37,000-sf addition to Ba...

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May 18, 2011

The $82 million, 280,000-sf Dover (Del.) High School will have capacity for 1,800 students and fe...

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May 17, 2011

Texas-based firm Corgan designed the 152,200-sf Lady Bird Johnson Middle School in Irving, Texas,...

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May 16, 2011

The U.S. Green Building Council and the American Institute of Architects unveiled "Local Leaders...

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May 10, 2011

Can you name the nation’s greenest K-12 school? How about the greenest commercial building? If yo...

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March 23, 2011 | By the Building Team of FGM Architects, KJWW Engineering Consultants, and Turner Construction Company

With the downturn in the economy and the crash in residential property values, school districts a...

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February 23, 2011

The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) and Kawneer Company, Inc. announced the wi...

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February 15, 2011

The LA Unified School District, under the leadership of a new facilities director, reversed cours...

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February 09, 2011

The first-ever Gen7 green classrooms, installed at Bolsa Knolls Middle School in Salinas, Califor...

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Ayaginaar Elitnaurvik
December 17, 2010

Ayagina’ar Elitnaurvik, a new K-12 school serving the Lower Kuskikwim School District, is now ope...

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December 06, 2010

Rising energy costs and a tough economic climate have forced the nation’s school districts to def...

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November 29, 2010 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Hard hit by the economy, new construction in the K-12 sector has slowed considerably over the pas...

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November 23, 2010

Results of Honeywell's second annual “School Energy and Environment Survey” reveal that almost 90...

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November 03, 2010

SchenkelShultz has completed design of the new 101,270-sf elementary Highlands Elementary School,...

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