Dessie Evans Elementary School is a new 125,000 SF school, the biggest in Washington State with a capacity for over 1,000 students grade K-6.

Project Highlights Include:

  • Aggressive 15-month schedule
  • Unimproved wooded site
  • Rapidly growing community
  • Passed on a bond that failed for several years
  • Puyallup School District #1 in the state for portables

The front building wing containing the gym, commons, library and administrative offices is a 2-story steel framed structure and the rear 2-story classroom wing is a wood framed structure. Site improvements include field and hard surface play areas, covered play area, parking, parent drop-off, separate bus drop off and staff parking.