Franklin Academy Charter School
Pembroke Pines, Florida
A 105,575 square foot elementary school with gymnasium. A tilt-wall, two-story building with classrooms accessible to the exterior, art rooms, computer labs, acoustic-rated music room, media room and cafeteria and auditorium. Includes gym for locker rooms, full basketball/volleyball courts. Includes energy-efficient cooling system with roof top units. Exterior playground and recreation areas were provided for upper and lower grades. Saltz Michelson Architects was the Owner’s Representative during construction, reviewing the projects’ progress, attending bi-weekly site visits, and attending owner meetings, either in person or through conference call. Additionally, we would point out any problems during site visits, review contractor’s certificate
of payments each month, review change order requests, and assist with questions that might have arisen with the Building Department or other agencies.