Frontier Middle School, Phases II and III

O`Fallon, Missouri

Phases II and III of the master plan for the middle school include 114,108 square feet on a 25.3-acre site. Site improvements were completed in Phase I. Phases II and III of the middle school include standard and specialty classrooms, additional administration, science labs, functional skills, FACS, choral music, band, a computer lab, gymnasium and practice gymnasium. ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCAPACITY800COST PER SQ FT$109.98FEATURED IN2007 Architectural Portfolio building is a combination of single-story and two-story classroom sections.

The structure incorporates a steel-frame superstructure, low-slope steel bar joists, a metal roof deck, rigid insulation and single-ply membrane roofing. Exterior walls are metal studs, sheathing, insulation, brick and split/ground-face masonry and painted drywall finish. Entrance canopies are standing-seam metal roofing. Interior finishes include VCT and acoustical ceiling tile.

Building systems include an HVAC system with water-cooled towers, chillers, gas-fired hot-water boilers and VAV boxes with PC-based temperature controls. Electrical power, fluorescent lighting and a data network with ports throughout are included. The building is fully fire-sprinklered.