Burns Park Elementary

Burns Park Elementary, originally constructed in 1923, is a three-story masonry structure with exterior brick veneer. The school facility is situated on 4 acres towards the center of Ann Arbor. The original structure has experienced at least 2 additions over the years, and currently supports Grades 1-5.

Stats

  • Building Size60,992 sq ft
  • Land Area4 acres

Projects

All Active Complete Upcoming
  • A/C and Lighting Upgrades

    2021-2022

    Addition of air conditioning and replacement of existing lights with LED light fixtures. Classrooms to have a dimmable lighting system and new ceiling tiles.

  • Elevator Improvements

    2020

    The existing elevator will be modernized with new equipment.

  • HVAC Building Management System Upgrades

    2019

    Updated the school’s Building Management System (BMS) to the latest version including a new graphical interface and mobile, cloud-based access. The upgrades allow for better systems control, improved occupant comfort and energy efficiency.

  • Playground Shaded Trees

    2019-2020

    Planted 3 native hardwood trees for shading of playgrounds and other outdoor environments.

  • Security Updates

    2019

    Update to security system on property.

  • Water Bottle Filling Stations

    2019

    Installation of filtered water bottle filling stations throughout the school.

  • Roofing Updates

    2018

    Construction/repairs of school roof.

  • Modular Addition

    2017

    An addition was added to the school.

  • New Classroom Furniture

    2017

    New, flexible, classroom furniture was added to create a more accessible, engaging and student-centered environment.

  • New Musical Instruments

    2017-2018

    Purchase of new musical instruments and pianos for music classrooms and auditoriums.

  • Parking Lot Repairs

    2017

    Patching and repair of school parking lot and recreational areas.

  • New Playground Equipment

    2014

    New playground equipment was added to school grounds.

  • Paving Project

    Summer 2022

    Reseal and stripe of pavement on school grounds.

  • Major Project

    2024-2025

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