Laura Irwin K-5 & Riverside 6-12

Laura Irwin K-5 & Riverside 6-12

LocationBasin, WY
ClientBig Horn County School District #4
Size31,000 SF & 61,250 SF
Cost$10.4 million & $16.7 million
ArchitectMOA Architects

The opening of a new K-12 campus.

GH Phipps Wyoming was the CMAR on the $24 million Laura Irwin Elementary School and Riverside Middle School / High School. The two new schools replaced four separate school builds that were nearly six decades old. This new campus is a fresh start for Big Horn County School District #4. The new campus provides collaborative learning and community environments, two gymnasiums, a library/media center, and a career and technical education spaces, including a weld shop, wood shop, agriculture lab and business center. Both schools share the cafetorium and library/media center.

The exterior of the buildings includes concrete masonry and exposed steel structural elements.