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Plains Elementary School Landscape Taking Shape

Plains Elementary School Landscape Taking Shape

September 7, 2015

Plains Elementary School is set to welcome students to a new building for the fall 2015 semester. D&F designed the surrounding landscape and “nature play” area on a team led by Jones Whitsett Architects.

Under Construction:  Plains Elementary School, South Hadley, MA

Under Construction:  Plains Elementary School, South Hadley, MA

June 20, 2014

Site clearing began last week for Plains Elementary School, a new public school in South Hadley, Massachusetts. Dodson & Flinker collaborated with Jones Whitsett Architects on the school design.

Under Construction: Westfield Model Elementary School

Under Construction: Westfield Model Elementary School

August 28, 2012

Site demolition began this week for a new public elementary school that will serve 600 students in downtown Westfield, Massachusetts. Dodson & Flinker collaborated with Margo Jones Architects on the design of the new school.

Under Construction: Bechtel Environmental Classroom

Under Construction: Bechtel Environmental Classroom

June 13, 2012

The Bechtel Environmental Classroom is an ecological learning center for a range of disciplines at Smith College. The proposed 2,300 square foot classroom building is being planned and designed under the rules of the Living Building Challenge, a green building standard more stringent than LEED.