Rock Creek Elementary
General Contractor: ESI Construction
Architect: Hummel Architects
Description: Rock Creek houses 650 students in grades K-5 to help keep up with rapid growth in Twin Falls. School district officials, faculty and parents expressed the necessity to have the schools double as community spaces for the Twin Falls Community so auditorium stairs and alternative gathering areas were designed with full media capabilities. Lea Electric provided full service electrical, fire alarm, security, and data infrastructure for the school and site areas including the latest safety and security trends in elementary designs. The school features security lockdown capabilities 24/7, lock-down ability from administration and lockdown control of each classroom pod.
The school district also expressed the need for each facility to be leading edge for technology use in the region and also allow for future advancements and implementations down the road, so flexibility of furniture and technology components were provided in each classroom. This also included storage for charging device stations, camera and door access control from admiration offices for added safety.
Project Size: 70,000 sq feet
*Images courtesy of Hummel Architects