Sam Houston Elementary School
Port Arthur Independent School District
Completion Fall 2018 Anticipated
100,000 sq. ft.
HarrisonKornberg is designing a new approximately 100,000 sq.ft., single-story elementary school building with capacity for 700 students on the site of an existing school for Port Arthur ISD. Sam Houston Elementary’s program includes a gymnasium with a stage, cafeteria, library, computer labs, playgrounds and life skills spaces for Pre-K through 5th grade. The school’s design also incorporates sustainable features such as daylighting in all student spaces and corridors, skylights in the cafeteria, external sunshades and VOC-free flooring.