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Assessment & Repairs at Civil War National Cemeteries
Auditorium Renovation for Oxford High School
Communicare CDU
Della Davidson Elementary School
Lafayette County Jail
Lamar Park Pavilion
Lawrence Art Galleries
Martindale Center
Mississippi State Veterans Cemetery
Natural Products Center
NCPA
Oxford High School Physical Education Facility
Oxford-University United Methodist Church
Percy Quinn State Park
Phi Theta Kappa
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St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
Transportation and Maintenance Facility for Oxford School District
Water Treatment Plant
 
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Della Davidson Elementary School
Oxford City School District
Oxford, Mississippi
Project Completion: 2007
 
The new Della Davidson Elementary School for grades 4-5 was completed in late July 2007 in time for the 2007-2008 academic year.  Designed to accommodate 500 students, the building has two classroom wings, a cafeteria/auditorium wing, a gymnasium wing, and room for a third classroom wing to be added in the future.  All the wings are organized around an octagonal hub at the center of the building.

Most of the roofs are pitched standing seam metal roofs, with low-slope roofs over the gymnasium and cafeteria wings.  The project was constructed in two phases, with a site construction package preceding the building construction package in order to meet the District's necessarily aggressive schedule. The building was constructed in 13 months and comprises approximately 77,000 square feet.
 
Howorth Architects, P.A. | P.O. Box 1569 | Oxford, Mississippi 38655

662.234.7444 | howo@howortharch.com