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From the 2023 Architectural Portfolio: Potomac Shores Middle School

Feb. 16, 2024
The project was recognized as an outstanding design in the Middle Schools category.

Potomac Shores Middle School in Dumfries, Virginia, signifies a major departure from the a major departure from the Prince William County district’s previous school prototype. With capacity for 1,450 students, the three-story configuration dedicates a floor level for each grade, allotting them their own distinctive classrooms, extended learning spaces, makerspaces, and collaboration spaces. The school focuses on musical and theatrical education, which is supported by a large performance auditorium for community events and productions. 

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