Sealston Elementary School

King George, Virginia

  • FIRM

    Moseley Architects

  • CLIENT

    King George County Public Schools

  • AREA

    102,838 sq.ft.

  • TOTAL COST

    $12,112,847.00

  • COMPLETION DATE

    9/2004

Sealston Elementary School consists of 102,838 square feet and is a two-story, state-of-the-art elementary school designed to serve 717 students. It is the third elementary school for King George County and houses students in grades pre-K to 5.

Community involvement and collaboration were at the heart of the design effort, and Sealston Elementary School is a ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCAPACITY717COST PER SQ FT$117.79FEATURED IN2006 Architectural Portfolio of community pride and ownership.

The school’s layout has a clear separation between the public spaces and the educational classroom wing. The two-story academic side of this school is divided into four separate wings, and the administration space is situated centrally in the building to provide separation between the academic wing and assembly spaces. The media center is situated centrally on the first floor of the academic wing and is the focal point. The gymnasium and cafeteria are next to each other and separated by operable walls, which can be opened to accommodate large assemblies and community use after hours. The school opened in fall 2004.