A total replacement of a 1962 school on the same site, constructed with school in session. The new building includes 39 classrooms plus other multi-purpose rooms, and many features of the Next Generation learning methods. Daylight throughout, rainwater collection cisterns, a shared school/city park, and a hike and bike trail connected throughout the city. Many existing mature trees were retained.
Size: 96,000 SF
Completion Date: August 2016
Location: Mesquite, Texas
Mesquite Independent School District
next generation learning
Providing Multi-Purpose Rooms And Integrating Nature For The Community's Use
"WRA has done an excellent job for Mesquite ISD. The quality of service of the entire WRA staff is evident as we work from schematic design through the completion of each project. Their knowledge and understanding of school facility needs is evident as they work with our staff and administration in the detailed planning of our many projects."
Michael Coffey, Former Facilities Director, Mesquite ISD