Four years after a fire destroyed the old Roosevelt Education Center, Quarryview Education Center is set to make its big public debut at the end of 2018.
Built to house District 742's early and adult education needs, Quarryview is, in part, a replacement for the old Roosevelt Education Center. In all, programs that had been held at four different sites around the district have been consolidated into Quarryview.
The building features a lot of integrated technology instead of old-fashioned projectors and other equipment. Quarryview is set to hold well over 500 students over the course of the school year. The 68,000 square foot building cost $15-million to build.
The owner requested a seamless movement throughout the building, utilizing high performance flooring products that are easy to maintain.
The designer relied on J&J Kinetex, Armstrong, Tarkett /Johnsonite products to create an invigorating colorful design intended to arouse interest within the classrooms conducive to age groups methods of learning.
Beckers installation team worked within a tight time frame to meet the owners critical schedule. The professional installation is evident throughout the school from the floor prep to the finished surfaces.