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Feather River Academy

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The school stated their mission clearly: “Learning in Action”, and the design of the school captures this mission. The school’s design intermingles programmatic elements to encourage dynamic learning experiences throughout the school, for instance: outdoor with indoor, athletics with classrooms, classrooms with administration, recreation areas with gardens, and multipurpose building with outdoor stage and internet café. The dynamic folding roofs visually and experientially express the “Learning in Action” theme while also referencing the nearby Sutter Buttes. The undulating overhangs create an ever-changing, vibrant journey – symbolic of the path of learning. The matrix of exterior materials, the changing quality of light as it reflects off of the corrugated metal, the abstra

Honor Award 2006

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