Location and District: 2515 Old Farm Road, Houston, Texas 77063, Houston ISD
Architect: English & Associates
Completed: August 2016
Delivery Method: Construction Manager at Risk
Scope: Named in honor of the 43rd Governor of Texas, Mark White Elementary was built to relieve overcrowding on the west side of Houston. The $17 million, 87,000 sq ft school features the first public French dual-language immersion program in Texas, and can accommodate up to 750 students. The two-story building features open ceiling extended learning areas between classrooms, and large windows with views of neighboring woods that help connect students to the outdoors.