KIPP Durham Middle School

KIPP Durham Middle School Location: Durham, NCDate: 2016 DTW Architects designed this addition and renovation of an existing school building for a charter school that will eventually serve about 600 students. The addition was placed so the completed building forms an inner courtyard with the original 1920s building and 1950s wings. This addition relocated theContinue reading “KIPP Durham Middle School”

Sandy Ridge Elementary School

Sandy Ridge Elementary School Location: Durham, NCDate: 2012Awards: Golden Leaf Award for Community Properties (2012), South East CEFPI Award (2015) DTW Architects designed this 98,000 SF elementary school project to initially accommodate 700 students with room for expansion. The distinctive exterior shapes of the building, exposed interior building systems and an interior play area adjacentContinue reading “Sandy Ridge Elementary School”

Duke School

Duke School Location: Durham, NCDate: 2015-Present (Ongoing) DTW Architects worked with Fielding-Nare International (architects) to create a Master Plan for Duke School. Together, over the course of many meetings, principals of the two firms led a group of Duke School administrators and staff in thinking about how they wanted to use their spaces in educatingContinue reading “Duke School”

Mist Lake CBS

Mist Lake CBS Location: Durham, NCDate: 2019-Present (Ongoing)


Cognitech Location: Durham, NCDate:


Eliglobal Location: Durham, NCDate: 2018 The design reworked a tired 1980s building with typical dark finishes into a bright and modern Class A space. All three floors were re-configured to create open work spaces, offices with one glass wall each, and collaborative spaces to facilitate knowledge sharing and teamwork.