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Roger E Wellington School

Jonathan Levi Architects, Lead Designer / Architect of Record; with Stantec, Associate Architect

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Project Name

Roger E Wellington School

Location

121 Orchard St




02478

Project Status

Built

Year Completed

2011

Size

86,253 sq. feet

Construction Cost

$28,800,000

Client/Owner

Town of Belmont

Consultants

  • Mechanical Engineer: Garcia, Galuska & DeSousa
  • Structural Engineer: Odeh Engineers
  • Landscape Architect: Richard Burck Associates
  • Lighting Designer: Sladen Feinstein Integrated Lighting


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Project Description

The new 575 student Roger Wellington Public School in Belmont, Ma was co-created with a community focused on values of future-oriented education for children, future-oriented stewardship for the environment, and service to the greater neighborhood. The community and its architect sought a contemporary approach unbounded by pre-conceived notions of public schools. The building’s two schools within a school – grades PK-1 and 2-4 - are flooded with daylight and are further scaled with pavilion-like elements and wood cladding to reflect the neighborhood and the child. An innovative ‘Z’ plan provides two separate fronts and play courts for the different age groups.
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