Education

Clear Creek Elementary

Project Specifications
Description:New Construction, 64,000 SF / Addition, 36,210 SF
Location:Clear Lake
Timeline:Completion 1997 / Completed 2008
Notes:Featured by the Iowa Association of School Boards
Clear Creek Elementary groups classrooms into pods for greater efficiency and flexibility.¬† The building’s location, adjacent to the community’s outdoor classroom, provides students with a unique opportunity to combine classroom learning with observation of natural wildlife.¬† Bold colors, exposed trusses and historical references to the local community challenge students’ interest and curiosity.¬† Clear Creek was featured by the¬† Iowa Association of School Boards as an example of how a well designed school building can positively enhance the productivity and achievement of students.¬† In 2008, B+C designed an addition to¬†the school¬†to accommodate more students.