IES has been meeting the needs of K-12 clients for nearly two decades. We know how to work with owners and architects and within the specific challenges of phasing work around the school year, and in coordination with all key stakeholders.
San Antonio, Texas
Services: STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
SF/Floors: 140,000 SF
The project consists of a 140,000 SF two-story school on 19.5 acres, accommodating 750 pre-kindergarten through 8th grade students in one facility. The new Academy contains classrooms, administrative areas, kitchen/cafeteria areas, two gymnasium and locker areas, and an enclosed courtyard for outdoor classroom activities. The facility has a covered entry and pedestrian walkway located at the front entrance to the building, as well as, a similar covered walkway between the cafeteria area and the classroom area along the south side of the complex. The building was also designed to incorporate a rainwater collection system to irrigate the school grounds.