Location: Pine Bluff, AR
Completion Date: June 2012
Architect: Nelson Architectural Group
The new 12,000 square foot facility was a from the ground-up building, connected via covered walkways to the existing Horton-Richardson Building. It features a fully equipped chemistry science lab, four up-to-date computer labs, and an art room. All meet new state requirements and feature high-efficiency air-conditioning, water-saving plumbing and, energy-saving lighting. Project funding is 40% American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds and 60% Arkansas State Partnership matching grants.