Red Creek Elementary School

This new elementary school puts learning first for its second- through fifth-grade students

Need

More space for elementary students to support a growing community and district

Solution

Consolidate two oldest schools and build a new elementary school

Result

A bright and spacious two-story building with ample windows, space for student collaboration, and colorful interiors


Awards

  • Daily Reporter Top Project
Collaboration areas with white boards act as extension of the classrooms for group breakout sessions

Fact Sheet

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Location

Black River Falls, WI

Size

89,800 sq ft

Construction Cost

$17,600,000

Client Type

Students select books from shelves in the school library

Architecture

Design Features & Amenities

Red Creek Elementary School features:

  • Single-station gymnasium
  • Learning media commons
  • Cafeteria
  • Classroom pods
  • Shared resource spaces
Student read in the comfortable library chairs near windows of various sizes and colors

Engagement

Passing the Referendum

We helped the School District of Black River Falls pass a $22.5M referendum after six unsuccessful attempts with other partners. In addition to the design and construction of Red Creek Elementary School, the referendum led to secure entry renovations at the existing elementary and middle schools, and additions and renovations at the high school.

Testimonial

I want to tell you how incredibly appreciative I am of all Bray’s efforts! The sense of confidence that you instilled in all those that you came in contact with from Black River Falls is a credit to your professionalism and areas of expertise.
Shelly Severson
Superintendent, School District of Black River Falls
An exterior photograph, including the school's main entry

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