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Lowest Cost Schools

Oct 18, 2017

Cost Data for New Schools shows Central PA Architect continuing to provide most cost effective schools in Pennsylvania Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates, Architects of Mechanicsburg, PA has recently been recognized for their ability to design cost effective school facilities for their Clients. Beginning with the design of their first new Elementary School in Shrewsbury, PA…

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PASA-PSBA Classroom of the Future 2016

Jan 23, 2017

Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates was proud to serve as the Architect for the Classroom of the Future during the 2016 PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference held in October 2016. The conference was featured in the Nov/December 2016 edition of the PSBA Bulletin: PSBA Classroom of the Future 2016

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PLANCON Update – Upcoming Moratorium

May 2, 2016

Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates values the relationships we have with School Districts. We feel that it is necessary to inform our contacts of changes that effect funding for building projects and the planning for them to be successful. This communication is to inform clients of the recent approval of the 2015-2016 Fiscal Code which includes…

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Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates Participates in 2016 ACE Mentor Program

Mar 15, 2016

Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates is proud to be a part of the ACE (Architecture, Construction, Engineering) Mentor Program. Rachel Gresham, Elaine Fogliani, and Ron Hotinger served as mentors for the program while Dennis Cross, AIA, Director of Architecture in CRA’s Charlottesville office, served as the Coordinator for the 2015-16 ACE Program in central Virginia. This…

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Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates hired for security upgrades for six Washington County schools

Jan 20, 2016

Security upgrades to be designed for six Washington County schools Plans are under way to enhance security at the entrances to six county public schools. The Washington County Board of Education on Tuesday night awarded a design-services contract for the projects to Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates of Mechanicsburg, Pa. According to board presentation documents, security…

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Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates Approved for Herff Jones

Jan 13, 2016

Over the past year, there were not many topics that sparked as much debate as the Herff Jones building, said Randy Phiel, Adams County commissioner chairman. Although months away from final completion, Wednesday was a significant step toward finishing the process, Phiel said. The commissioners tentatively approved Crabtree Rohrbaugh & Associates Architect, out of Mechanicsburg,…

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Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates Project featured in the fall issue of American Builders Quarterly

Jan 11, 2016

Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates Immaculata University West Campus Housing Project was featured in the fall issue of American Builders Quarterly.  Click link below to view the entire article: ABQ59_Immaculata-Reprint-FINAL

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Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates Project Wins LEED Project of the Year – Connellsville Area Senior High School

Dec 14, 2015

Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates – Architects has been awarded the 2015 LEED Project of the Year for Connellsville Area Senior High School (Connellsville Area School District, Connellsville, PA) from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) Central Pennsylvania Chapter.  The 2015 Forever Green Gala: Green Building Awards Ceremony ( were held on October 22 at…

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Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates Project Receives Central PA AIA Excellence In Design Citation Award – Gettysburg Area Middle School

Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates – Architects has been awarded a 2015 Central PA AIA Excellence in Design Award for the Gettysburg Area Middle School project (Gettysburg Area School District, Gettysburg, PA) from the Central PA Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA).  The 2015 Excellence in Design Awards were held on November 2, 2015…

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Jersey Shore Area Elementary Dedication – School is Safe, Secure and Aesthetically Pleasing

Oct 7, 2014

Nearly five years in the making, the renovated and expanded Jersey Shore Area Elementary School was dedicated Sunday in a ceremony attended by hundreds of loyal Bulldogs supporters. “Let me reminisce a little,” said Nola Allison, lead principal, taking the audience back to 1970, about a year after the building was constructed. She spoke of…

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