New Elementary School
Quandel was selected by the North Schuylkill School District, located in Ashland, PA, to provide construction management services for the new elementary school.
The three-story, 106,000 square foot elementary school, which was built behind the District’s Junior/Senior High School, houses 874 students from kindergarten through sixth grade. The new state-of-the-art facility includes a spacious lobby, full-size gymnasium, full-size cafeteria with seating for 300, a media center, and large group instruction rooms. In addition, there are 42 regular classrooms, 15 support rooms, two art rooms, two music rooms, two computer labs, and two playgrounds.
106,000 Sq. Ft.
North Schuylkill School District
Challenge + Solution
The project includes the use of Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) Wall Construction to reduce the school’s overall energy costs. ICF Wall Construction utilizes Styrofoam and concrete to create walls with superior insulation values. The new elementary school was one of the first commercial construction projects in which this method was implemented