Elementary Schools

Prairie Trail Elementary School

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01 Project Overview
The new Prairie Trail Elementary School provides the district’s third- through fifth-grade students with a future-ready learning environment.

Grade-level pods divide classrooms into small learning communities with extended learning areas to emphasize collaboration. Integrated technology and outdoor learning areas stress the value of a balanced education.

Expertise

Elementary Schools

Client

Gurnee School District 56

Location

Wadsworth, Illinois

Scope

89,867 New SF

Challenges

Connect students to learning opportunities in all parts of the campus

Support the District’s award-winning 1:1 initiative

03 Services & Recognition

Fanning Howey has brought many resources to our community: architecture, engineering, educational planning, technology, and energy efficiency. The holistic nature of your firm has allowed our school district to step into the 21st century with facilities that match our efforts in the classroom.

Dr. John Hutton, Superintendent
Gurnee School District 56
Wadsworth, Illinois
Services Provided

Architecture

Interior Design

Engineering

Planning

Awards & Recognition

2014 Award of Merit
Exhibition of Educational Environments,
Illinois Association of School Boards