Project Description

14,400 total SF of new construction and 80,000 SF total renovated space at two schools: Cane River Middle School, and East Yancey Middle School.

  • $3 M budget
  • New HVAC and insulated windows in both schools
  • New computer classrooms, offices and media centers
  • All renovation completed over summer 1999, no interruption of classes
  • Open flexible classrooms that meet or exceed state requirements, featuring ample natural light
  • New buildings connected to existing schools by glass connectors, creating exterior dining/assembly courtyards
  • Design process included significant input from, and communication with schoolteachers and administrators