Diamond Elementary School, Fort Stewart
This new 122,000 SF school for Fort Stewart replaces an outdated existing facility, and will accommodate 700 students in grades pre-K through 6. With a mission to “Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world,” the school’s new design will incorporate 21st Century School concepts such as flexible learning spaces, technology immersion, and environments to support performance-based learning. The plan is organized into 9 “neighborhoods,” with 35 learning studios and a full range of support spaces for all areas of the curriculum.
The school will be certified as LEED® Silver facility. Sustainable features include energy efficient systems, strategies for water conservation, and optimal orientation for daylighting.