A commitment to provide all students with the necessary skills to thrive as 21st century learners, workers and citizens.
2512 George Mason Drive • P.O. Box 6038 Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456-0038   757.263.1000 • 757.263.1240 TDD

Completed Projects

Seatack Elementary School - new building

Seatack ES Original Building Opened
1952
Groundbreaking
May 1998
Building Dedicated
February 2000

Building Facts

Student Capacity: 439
Building Size: 74,375 sq. ft.
Cost: $9.1 million

Architect: Shriver and Holland Associates
Contractor: Shirley Construction

Construction Highlights

  • Square floor plan with two clustered classroom wings housing 34 general classroom and special education classrooms, teacherís workrooms and various service facilities
  • Classroom wings along with the media center, computer lab, gymnasium, cafetorium and commons are situated around an interior courtyard allowing for natural day lighting into all major public areas
  • Separate entry points for teacher/parent access, students (buses) and service functions situated to maintain security and separation from vehicular traffic and to secure portions of the building that are not being utilized for after school or off-hour functions
  • Media center with seating for 50: 10,000 volume capacity; and 8 computer stations
  • Cafetorium seating 267 and platform
  • Faculty workrooms with work spaces, resource rooms and restrooms
  • Exterior courtyard for outdoor education functions
  • Commons area for indoor gatherings
  • Technology features include a computer lab and head-end equipment room features

Special Note

One of 14 protype elementary schools (Christopher Farms, Linkhorn Park, Seatack, New Castle, Bayside, Kempsville Meadows, Woodstock, Hermitage, Three Oaks, Brookwood, Windsor Woods, Arrowhead, Diamond Springs and Newtown


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