Revelstoke Secondary School & Begbie View Elementary School
Revelstoke Secondary School is a 500-student capacity facility designed to deliver all components of a secondary school, including a library, labs, theatre, industrial shops, a cafeteria and full size gymnasium.
The new secondary school was one of the first schools in British Columbia to feature a Neighbourhood Learning Centre design.Begbie View Elementary School is a 250 + 160k capacity school to facilitate consolidation of two elementary schools into one.
The new school provides functional facilities for the delivery of all components of elementary, full day kindergarten, full day preschool and StrongStart education programs.
Both schools feature a large number of exposed glulam members (including the connections) in canopies, roof, clerestories, atriums, and 25-metre-long composite glulam and steel trusses in the gym.
The building enclosure is designed for high performance, with exterior air barrier and continuous insulation systems.Claddings include masonry, cementitious panel, and aluminum panel, with aluminum curtain wall glazing.
The roofs systems include standing seam sheet metal sloped roofs and two ply SBS modified bitumen flat roofs, designed to accommodate high seasonal snow loads.