Craig Middle School Renovation

Kevin Jeffrey Schools

Craig Middle School Renovation MRV and our consultant team is working with Craig School District on renovations to Craig Middle School. Currently, Design Development documents are complete and the granting application has ranked 4th in the State of Alaska for funding. The MRV team worked with school staff to perform a needs and condition survey. The team prioritized critical building …

Mt. Eccles High School

Mt. Eccles Elementary School

Zane Jones Libraries, Schools

This comprehensive upgrade included the complete renovation of the existing school structure, and major new construction to add a full gymnasium, stage, and music instruction. Several previous additions and modifications to this 1950s school had left it with a confusing entrance far from the public spaces and office.  The focus of the reno/addition was to remedy this with a new …

Sitka High School Renovation

Zane Jones Libraries, Renovation, Schools

This comprehensive renovation to the existing 100,000 square-foot Sitka High School rebuilt virtually all portions of the school. The largest problem with the previous configuration was a confusing layout with multiple entries, and no sense of entry or community for the school. Given this, the plan of the school was substantially altered to create a new central commons and inviting …

Juneau-Douglas High School Renovation

Zane Jones Libraries, Schools

The Juneau-Douglas High School renovation project totaled 210,000 SF of renovated space.  Central to the reconstruction is a new two-level atrium space extending the full width of the reconstructed school facility.  This bold step, requiring significant demolition and new construction, provides a clear center and organization to the school, linking all three levels to the center.  The atrium incorporates glazing …

Thunder Mountain High School

Zane Jones Libraries, Schools

Thunder Mountain High School This 166,400 square-foot new facility supports a student population of 850, with possible expansion to 1,100. The school’s design, which included Fanning Howey Architects, was strongly influenced by beautiful Mendenhall Valley site. A river metaphor organized the site and parking configuration, with a flow to the primary entry.  The entry and adjoining free-form Commons space provides …

UAS Residence Hall

Zane Jones Housing, Schools

This new facility created a Freshman residence hall in the center of the University of Alaska Southeast Juneau campus. The 33,000 SF facility, providing 106 beds is quad suites, provides a critical anchor for the center of the Juneau campus academic quad, after years of housing choices for Freshman that were far-separated and inadequate. The building features a central dramatic …