Reed-Custer Elementary School


LOCATION: Braidwood, IL

This two-story school is 100,000 square feet.  It has masonry, load bearing walls with steel and precast plank construction.  The building houses a learning center with reading room, two music rooms, two computer labs, a small and large gym, and a dining room with adjoining kitchen.  Special consideration was taken to design the small gym and music suite to double as storm shelters.  The building also features a channel glass wall at the main entrance staircase.