Stafford Elementary School | Kaestle Boos

Stafford Elementary School

Project Info

Stafford Elementary School

Project Details

  • Education
  • Stafford Springs, CT
  • 2007
  • 83,200 SF

This new elementary school houses 650 students and includes 36 general classrooms, a media center with computer lab, and dedicated teacher work spaces.  The facility also includes a cafeteria, band room, and full size gymnasium.  Science labs for grades 4-5 were also included in the design.  Large blocks of color were used throughout the school to help as a means of wayfinding through the school.  Community areas including the gymnasium and cafetorium which may be utilized after school hours are located near the administrative offices and away from the classroom wing to help provide safety for the students.