Hard Hat Tour: North Cross School

When:  30 JUNE 2020, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Where:  4254 Colonial Ave, Roanoke VA 24018

Credit:  1 AIA LU

Description: North Cross School is a K through 12 educational campus-style building. The project involves the connection of three existing buildings.  The renovation includes classrooms and an auditorium, while the new build includes administrative offices, a library, a unique student center, classrooms, and centralized outdoor pedestrian spaces.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the challenges associated with connecting existing buildings (both stylistically and structurally).
  2. Understand how the site restrictions impacted the project.  
  3. Understand the considerations for designing an educational facility and the flexibility of a private institution.
  4. Understand the challenges of upgrading various systems in the existing buildings.

Limited to ten attendees to maintain social distancing. Mask, hard hat, vest, glasses & steel toed boots required.

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