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New Two-Story Building at Lavaland Elementary School

The new building at Lavaland Elementary School serves as the central common building for the campus.

Lavaland Elementary School Fact Sheet

  • Address: 501 57th St. NW
  • Year Opened: 1946
  • Grade Levels: PreK-5

Project Description 

  • This project is the first of two phases to replace school facilities built in 1962, 1981, and 1985.
  • Phase one includes administration, gym, library, cafeteria, kitchen, cooking and art/music classrooms, and ancillary support spaces.
  • The project also includes a new full-sized artificial turf field, new playground areas, and a new drop-off drive and service drive.

Project Scope

  • A total of 28,753 square feet 
  • New administration
  • New ancillary support spaces
  • New OT/PT
  • New cafeteria and kitchen
  • New library
  • New gym
  • New music and art classroom
  • New cooking classroom
  • New Artificial turf field
  • New Playground
  • New parent pick-up and drop-off area

Project Details

  • Status: Complete
  • Cost: $13.8 million
  • Completion Date: Spring 2022
  • Grand Opening Celebration: Tuesday, Sept. 27
  • Architect: Baker Architecture + Design
  • General Contractor: Weil Construction Inc.