Penn State Board Approves Building Proposals

Penn State’s Board of Trustees Committee on Finance, Business and Capital Planning approved proposals on July 16 for renovations to the Deike Building on the State College campus as well as an agricultural digester and replacement barns in the dairy research complex

N.J. School Celebrates Topping Out

Paterson School District leaders marked the topping out of the new P.S. 16 Elementary School with a ceremony and beam signing on July 1.

SchenkelShultz to Design New West Orange Relief High School

In an attempt to relieve overcrowding at West Orange High School, located in Winter Garden, the district will construct a new relief high school designed by SchenkelShultz Architecture of Orlando.

Fort Rucker to Construct New Elementary School

Plans to replace Fort Rucker Elementary School — part of the Fort Rucker Army Base — are underway now that Orlando, Fla.-based SchenkelShultz has been selected as the project’s architect.

National Public School Spending Up Slightly

Public school systems spent slightly more on students during 2013 versus 2012, according to data released in June by the U.S. Census Bureau.