January 9, 2020 Board of Education PresentationNovember 5, 2019 Work Session 2 PresentationOctober 15, 2019 Work Session 1 PresentationCommunity Meeting Notice
The objectives of this project are to construct a replacement Elementary School and to address the increase in student enrollment of Rachel Carson Elementary School. Following the guideline provided in the Regulation FAA-R4 Long-range Educational Facilities Planning, the proposed replacement facility will be designed for a capacity of approximately 740 students including the core spaces.
The building design will encourage a flexible approach to accommodate the educational program and maximum connectivity to the surrounding
physical environment. Each instructional area will have adequate learning spaces, work areas, restrooms, and storage facilities.
The following are key elements of the project design:
The proposed project will be designed with an emphasis on environmental sustainability. The architecture and engineering systems will align with
facility management sustainability principals to ensure long term operational effectiveness. The project will be certified with Green Globes at a
Two Globe level and meet the 2018 International Green Construction Code (IgCC).
Key features related to sustainability include the following: