Asheville, North Carolina
Client: Asheville City Schools
Feasibility Study and Master Plan 1999
Phase I Additions and Renovations completed 2005, cost $3,197,000
Phase II Additions and Renovations completed 2006, cost $4,362,000
Claxton Elementary School was built in 1922 and is the oldest continuously operating school in Buncombe County. It is currently an Arts & Humanities magnet school for the Asheville City School system. The building had fallen into disrepair over the years and was in need of upgrading to provide 20th Century technologies and programs.