Pattengill Elementary

Pattengill Elementary, originally constructed in 1957, is a one-story masonry structure with masonry walls and an exterior brick veneer. The school facility is situated on 11.33 acres in the south east sector of Ann Arbor. The original school building has experienced at least one major addition over the years, and currently supports 17 traditional classrooms for grades 3-5 education. Pattengill underwent significant renovations to classrooms and academic spaces in 2019-2020 through the use of Sinking Fund dollars.


  • Building Size53,800 sq ft
  • Land Area11.33 acres
  • Test Stat Test Value


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  • Paving Project


    Reseal and stripe of pavement on school grounds.

  • Classroom Renovation & A/C Upgrades


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

  • Solar Array Installation


    New solar array installed on the roof.

  • Playground Shaded Trees


    Planted 24 native hardwood trees for shading of playgrounds and other outdoor environments.

  • Renovations to Common Areas and STEAM Lab


    Renovation updates to the STEAM Lab and surrounding common areas.

  • Water Bottle Filling Stations


    Installation of filtered water bottle filling stations throughout the school.


  • Security Updates


    Update to security system on property.

  • HVAC Building Management System Upgrades


    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.

  • New Playground Equipment


    New playground was added. Equipment includes sensory wave, tire swings, ropes course, slides and an assortment of climbing structures.

  • Fire Restoration


    Fire restoration of 2 restrooms, hallways and adjacent spaces.

  • Structural Repair to Computer Lab


    Repair of computer lab footings and slab.

  • Parking Lot Repairs


    Patching and repair of school parking lot.

  • New Classroom Furniture


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

  • New Musical Instruments


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

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