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.
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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October 27, 2010

MVE Institutional design...

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October 13, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Sundra L. Ryce, President and CEO of SLR Contracting & Service Company, Buffalo, N.Y., talks...

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October 12, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

27th Annual Reconstructi...

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April 01, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Today’s best K-12 schools are embracing the sustainability ethos in their design and construction...

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February 01, 2010 | By Andrew Baltazar, Associate Editor

Children in McKinney, Texas, will have a new school to attend next year. The 92,213-sf Lizzie Nel...

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February 01, 2010 | By Andrew Baltazar, Associate Editor

Faced with an aging campus with cramped classrooms, crumbling infrastructure, and outdated techno...

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February 01, 2010 | By Andrew Baltazar, Associate Editor

A 31,000-sf expansion/renovation of Prospect Hill Academy Charter School, a K-12 preparatory publ...

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February 01, 2010 | By Andrew Baltazar, Associate Editor

Three new schools for K-12 students are the focus of a $108 million, 473,000-sf Cherokee Nation m...

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February 01, 2010 | By Andrew Baltazar, Associate Editor

Replacing an existing school in the University School District near St. Louis, Mo., the new Barba...

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January 01, 2010

An education facility for 1,200 students and 300 teachers will grace a hillside in the Faroe Isla...

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January 01, 2010

With 35 classrooms, a media center, science labs, and music rooms, Columbus Elementary School #3...

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December 01, 2009

Gilroy Unified School District's new Christopher High School in California opened its first phase...

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December 01, 2009

At more than 2,600 feet high, the Burj Dubai (right) can still lay claim to the title of world's...

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November 01, 2009

Good Fulton & Farrell Architects of Dallas designed a major expansion and renovation at the D...

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October 19, 2009

The global construction, engineering and infrastructure industry saw a significant decline in fra...

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October 06, 2009

Adopting simple, common-sense measures and proper maintenance protocols can help mitigate the spr...

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October 01, 2009

The Morganti Group, Danbury, Conn., is managing the construction of a $41 million addition and re...

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October 01, 2009

The Los Angeles Unified School District recently opened the $75 million Felicitas and Gonzalo Men...

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October 01, 2009

McCarthy Building Cos., St. Louis, recently completed construction on the 130,700-sf Veterans Tri...

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September 30, 2009

The Associated General Contractors of America unveiled a new plan today designed to revive the na...

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September 29, 2009

The Boston Society of Architects and the Boston chapter of the Building Enclosure Council (BEC-Bo...

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September 08, 2009

Victor, Idaho-based Section Eight Design beat out seven other finalists to win the 2009 Open Arch...

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September 01, 2009

Renovations to Seattle's historic Garfield High School focused mainly on restoring the 85-year-ol...

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September 01, 2009

Kingswood School is perhaps the best example of Eliel Saarinen's work in North America. Designed...

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