A multi-phase project that included updates to several programs and departments, an expansion of the commons area to provide additional space for student learning and activities, and laboratory renovations. With more than $30 million in construction cost, renovations took place on all five floors of the school. Additional updates include more classroom space, a playground for the Downtown School, improvements to the Culinary Arts kitchen and café, and an elevated walkway between Central Academy and Central Campus.

Location

Des Moines, IA

Owner

Des Moines Public Schools

Client

RDG Planning and Design

Completion

2014