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Countryside Elementary

Byron Center Public Schools
Location:
Byron Center, Michigan
Size:
72,000 SF
Awards:
AIA Michigan Honor Award - 2005; AIA Grand Valley Honor Award - 2003; American School Board Journal - Learning by Design Citation of Excellence - 2004
Description:
The design of this new facility supports an educational curriculum relating to the natural environment and the area’s agricultural history through the use of collaborative, large group spaces surrounded by modular classroom clusters, ample daylight and views to the out of doors, and the use of sustainable systems. The silo-shaped media center is a focal point and the life sciences wing overlooks the wetlands. The building’s exterior design is reflective of local architecture.

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Location:
Byron Center, Michigan
Size:
72,000 SF
Awards:
AIA Michigan Honor Award - 2005; AIA Grand Valley Honor Award - 2003; American School Board Journal - Learning by Design Citation of Excellence - 2004
Description:
The design of this new facility supports an educational curriculum relating to the natural environment and the area’s agricultural history through the use of collaborative, large group spaces surrounded by modular classroom clusters, ample daylight and views to the out of doors, and the use of sustainable systems. The silo-shaped media center is a focal point and the life sciences wing overlooks the wetlands. The building’s exterior design is reflective of local architecture.

Download full project report