study that included school enrollment projections. This study indicated
that Hamilton Heights School Corporation would experience declining
enrollment that would stabilize in the 2023/2024 school year.
During the 2013/2014 school year, krM Architecture+ worked with the
school corporation to develop a comprehensive facility plan (commonly
referred to as the ‘Project Vision’ document and sometimes referred to
as the ‘CFP’). In this document, various projects and project costs were
identified based on the condition of existing building stock and the vision
for improved educational environments. It was noted that Hamilton
Heights has significant building area per student when compared
to national and state-wide averages. This was further validated by
identifying various under-utilized areas within each of the buildings.
As a result, this study was envisioned to assist the school board in
evaluating the best usage for existing buildings and to assist in the
planning for future capital projects, as well as anticipating future