Yorktown Central School District, Auditorium Renovation

Yorktown Heights, New York

  • FIRM

    KSQ Design

  • CLIENT

    Yorktown Central School District

  • AREA

    6,800 sq.ft.

  • TOTAL COST

    $37,700,000.00

  • COMPLETION DATE

    1/2009

The architect is helpng the Yorktown Central School District carry out a $37.7 million bond program.

The centerpiece of the bond program is the renovation of a 600-seat auditorium for both the district and community. A full complement of cutting-edge sound mixing, motorized theater rigging and custom lighting control makes ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCAPACITY600FEATURED IN2009 Architectural PortfolioSUB CATEGORYRenovation performances such as dance, lectures, musical ensembles and dramatic theater possible.

Efficient climate-control systems, hearing-impaired capabilities and improved ADA access ensures participation and comfort for all. Decorative profile paneling renders a visually inspiring character to the auditorium, giving it identity across the region.

Other portions of the bond program address the replacement of aging infrastructure such as boilers, roofs, paving, improving ADA access compliance and energy controls districtwide. Renovations are phased over five years.