Richland School District

Jefferson Elementary School

In March 2016, the Richland School Board selected Design West Architects, Kennewick, to be the architectural firm for the new Jefferson Elementary School project. The new Jefferson will be 65,000 square feet in size and house 537 students. Listed below is the project timeline.

Phase Timeline Status
Educational specifications May - June '16 Done
Schematic design July - August ' 16 Done
Design Development September - November '16 Done
Construction documents prepared December '16 - March '17 Done
Site prep work begins April '17 Done
Project goes to bid June '17 Done
Construction begins July '17
School opens August '18



Groundbreaking - April 14, 2017

Construction of the new Jefferson Elementary School is officially underway now and here are some photos of the event.

Jefferson Architect Drawing


Jefferson Site Plan


Jefferson Schematic Model