FleischmanGarcia was retained by the University of South Florida's Tampa Campus to design a one-story elementary charter school to serve the needs of at-risk children in the USF area.
The project consists of 12 classrooms adjoined to one another to support the philosophy of "Continuing Progress." A media/art room with clerestory windows and a curved roof with exposed structure is located at the center of the building. A multi-purpose/lunchroom and resource rooms complete the school's amenities.
Dr. Kiran C. Patel Charter School won the Florida Educational Facilities Planners' Association Architectural Showcase Award of Merit for Outstanding Achievement in 2004
This project was the recipient of the following awards:
Florida Educational Facilities Planners' Association Architectural Showcase Award - Merit for Outstanding Achievement - 2004