Capacity for Argyle Secondary School, North Vancouver - 2013

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We were asked to establish the appropriate capacity for a major urban secondary school based on anticipated future enrolment and the status of adjacent secondary schools. Our work became part of a Project Definition Report for the proposed replacement or redevelopment of the school. We concluded that the school be built with an initial capacity for 1,200 students. In addition, we recommended that the design of the school show how the facility could be easily expanded by up to 300 additional spaces, and that the strategy for allowing future expansion could include building the core functions for a 1,500-space school. Completed in 2013.