Kenmore Middle School
|Owner:||Arlington Public Schools|
|Architect:||Grimm + Parker|
|Contract Amount:||$38.0 M|
- Outstanding Design Award, Virginia School Board Association, Exhibition of School Architecture
- Outstanding Distinction for Interiors, The Council of Educational Facility Planners (CEFPI) Northeast
- Merit Award for Interior Architecture, Virginia Educational Facility Planners (VEFP)
The new 3-story 180,000-SF Kenmore Middle School, built on the previous Kenmore site, features arts and communication’s technology, natural lighting and opportunities for students to display their work. Provisions for outdoor learning, spaces to encourage collaboration, incorporation of the arts into the core classroom curricula, and exploration of sustainable “green” technologies are key elements of the building.