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    Coe Elementary School Classroom Addition

    project phase graphic timeline: see timeline below


    About the Project

    The original Frances Coe Elementary School, built in 1907, was destroyed by fire in 2001. The current 75,214-square-foot building was constructed in 2003. This project will construct a six-classroom addition. 

    Design: Mahlum Architects

    Project Manager: David L. Jackson, 206.735.8957,


    • Pre-design phase complete
    • Schematic design phase complete
    • Design development phase complete
    • Construction documents/permitting phase complete
    • Bid and award phase begins in progress
    • Construction begins Summer 2020
    • Addition opens Fall 2021

    Funding Source

    Funded by State of Washington Distressed Schools Grant.

    Project Updates

    May 2020

    The construction bidding process continued with bid opening scheduled for June. 


    photo of Coe school 

    Frantz H. Coe Elementary School

    2424 7th Ave W
    Seattle, WA 98119

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    Construction and COVID-19

    Contractors working on district projects are required to comply with the state’s Phase 2 Construction Restart COVID-19 Job Site Requirements. This includes developing a comprehensive COVID-19 exposure control, mitigation, and recovery plan.

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