Carpenters Elementary

Blount County, Tennessee

The new 105,000 square foot facility created distinctive challenges for the design team, including the protection of the site’s existing wetland and blue line stream, adherence to a fast-track schedule to accommodate the school’s desired opening date, and equivalence to other schools in the system.

Year:

2006.08

Type:

PreK-12 Education

Square Footage:

105,000 sf

Location:

Blount County, Tennessee

Awards:

2007 AIA East Tennessee Merit Award, Masonry Institute of Tennessee - Merit Award 2007, American School and University Magazine, August 2007 - Outstanding Design

Budget:

$11,000,000.00

Project Notes:

The new facility provides all of the amenities of a contemporary school while providing a personalized setting for faculty and students.