Stillwater High School Gymnasium

Stillwater, Oklahoma

  • FIRM

    LWPB Architecture

  • CLIENT

    Stillwater Public Schools

  • AREA

    50,000 sq.ft.

  • TOTAL COST

    $4,950,000.00

  • COMPLETION DATE

    12/2004

The Stillwater High School gymnasium has both fixed and folding bleachers totaling 2,000 seats. The building includes girls’ and boys’ basketball locker rooms, a girls’ volleyball locker room, weightroom, coaches’ offices, a hospitality room and support spaces.

The gymnasium is adjacent to the existing high school. The tight site and existing slopes restricted the ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCAPACITY2,000COST PER SQ FT$99.00FEATURED IN2005 Architectural PortfolioSUB CATEGORYSpecialized shape and presented drainage challenges.

All visitors enter the building on the court level and access seating above by ascending either of two large staircases. Clear views of the court are unobstructed by cross traffic.

The building has steel frame with brick veneer on CMU backup. The exterior massing and materials complement other construction on the site and create a unified front to the high school.