Client:School Board of Monroe County
Location :Key West, Florida
Budget :$37,991,630
Architect :Harvard Jolly Architecture
Completion :August 2020

Monroe County Schools Stanley Switlik Elementary School

This project encompasses the partial replacement and renovations to an existing school, reconfigured and added parking areas and the addition of a bus maintenance facility totaling 87,554 SF.

The current two story administration building will be demolished and replaced by two buildings, a single story administration building and a two story classroom building. Another existing two story classroom building and the cafeteria building will be renovated. New construction is to be tilt wall panels with standing seam and metal roofs, impact windows and state of the art audio/visual systems in each classroom utilizing promethean boards and teaching walls. The site will be raised five feet above current conditions to address storm surge and potential flooding issues in the Florida Keys. The existing school will remain occupied and operational during construction requiring a multi-phased construction sequence.

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CURRENT STATUS (as of 1/6/20)

Building 1 & 2 are have been turned over to the owner and are now occupied. Building 3 Staff,Students and FF&E have been moved into the temporary portable classrooms. Building 3 renovations will begin in January 2020. Final permitting approval has been received for the new water observation platform. North site added storm work is complete and final canopy systems are in progress. Site fencing is complete for this phase. Building 5 structural steel is 85% complete.