BELL AVENUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, EMERYVILLE, CA
Bell Avenue ES includes two construction phases. Phase 1 comprised of construction of a two-story building, consisting of ten (10) general purpose classrooms, 960 square feet each, as well as a library/media center and new administrative office space, approximately 1,350 square feet each. Restrooms, storage, and circulation were also part of the scope of work, as was demolition and removal of previous classrooms, including (8) portable classrooms. Additional site work includes bus drop-off, parking, landscaping, and walkway improvements. Phase 2 comprises of the construction of three (3) kindergarten classroom in the northeast corner of campus near the intersection of Bell Avenue and Pinell Street. Additionally, this phase includes providing 21st Century upgrades to eight (8) existing permanent classrooms, repurposing administrative spaces and some existing classrooms into support facilities, and demolishing the permanent facilities east of the covered walkway in the two northerly wings.