Additions and Alterations at the Park Avenue Elementary School / Freehold Intermediate School


Freehold, New Jersey

This project consists of additions and renovations to an existing joint elementary and intermediate school complex.

Addition spaces include new general classrooms, boys and girls toilet rooms, library media center with associated support offices and computer instruction area, intermediate school gymnasium with girls locker room, cafeteria expansion, kitchen support spaces for storage and receiving areas, technology department expansion, a new main office reception and waiting area, and new main entrance secure vestibule with an entrance and drop off canopy.

Site enhancements include a new drop-off loop drive at the gym & library addition with associated new sidewalks, and new parking areas. Repairs include repaving existing parking lots & driveways, and replacement of existing concrete walks.

Renovations include conversion of pre-kindergarten rooms into general classrooms & resource rooms; conversion of small group rooms into classrooms; conversion of the existing cafetorium stage into serving & kitchen, conversion of the existing serving & kitchen into resource and storage rooms; conversion of general classrooms into resource rooms; conversion of the existing storage/receiving area into a new intermediate boys locker room; conversion of a general classroom into a nurse's suite; and conversion of the existing library into a child study team suite & resource room.

Capital upgrades include building-wide replacement of various HVAC systems to include air conditioning, building-wide technology infrastructure upgrades; replacement of domestic water heaters, main electrical switchgear, interior lighting and emergency power systems; replacement of building-wide fire alarm and public address systems; partial roofing replacement; and student locker replacement. Also included are electric, water, & natural gas utility upgrades.

Click HERE to read an article by the Asbury Park Press on the pending construction for the Park Avenue School Complex.