New Castle Elementary School
Wehr Constructors was General Contractor for the addition and renovation of the New Castle Elementary School. New construction included eight new classrooms (8,800 sq.ft.) for preschool and kindergarten students, each classroom having its own restroom. On the northwest side of the school, a new 7,200 sq.ft. gymnasium with approximately 350 seating capacity was added. There is also a new administrative area (3,020 sq.ft.) and foyer area that serves as entry areas for buses and parent drop off and entry to the new gymnasium. The existing kitchen (557 sq.ft.) also received an addition and upgrade to meet state regulations.
Project Unique Characteristics
• Eight new preschool and kindergarten classrooms with restrooms.
• One new 7,200 sq. ft. gymnasium with 350 seating capacity.