Mesa Middle School #8 | Castle Rock CO

PROJECT START: September 2006
COMPLETION: April 2008
FINAL CONTRACT:  $22,261,183

Mesa Middle School #8  is a  132,414 SF middle school, prototypical of Rocky Heights MS (#7), located on approximately 22 acres in the Founders Village subdivision of Castle Rock.

This two-story block veneer with steel frame structure has a structural floor on drilled piers with the mechanical equipment located below the structural floor. The school has a 1,000 student core and classroom capacity and operates on a traditional calendar.

Building Construction

Foundation & Structure:

Footings and foundation walls, masonry bearing walls structural precast, structural steel frame and masonry veneer

Site Construction:

Sod softball field with complete chain link fence enclosure, Breeze running track, sod football field, sod soccer field, tennis court with a chain link fence enclosure. The building landscape consists of sod, 90+ trees, 20 masonry planters and plantings, 40,000 SF of concrete sidewalk and 2+ acres of asphalt parking..


Carpeted classrooms, VCT in all corridors and science rooms, maple wood gym floor.


Fully adhered EPDM membrane and ballasted EPDM membrane.

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Masonry colored CMU veneer and structural block


Masonry, steel framing with gypsum board


Painted CMU and gypsum board walls. Plastic laminated casework with type school fixtures. Science room fixtures and equipment.

Project Location

365 N. Mitchell Street, Castle Rock CO 80104


Douglas County School District Re. 1
Margaret Anderson (303) 387-0313


Christiansen, Reece & Partners PC
Bob Snow (719) 633-590

W.O. Danielson Personnel

Scott Prestien, PM
Dean Wooley, Superintendent

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