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.
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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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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