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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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American Institute of Architects Central Pennsylvania Chapter Recognizes two of our projects for design excellence

Middleburg Elementary School was honored with a Citation Award and Jefferson County Courthouse with a Merit Award. AIA Pennsylvania serves a statewide membership. It represents the interests of architects in state government affairs. It advocates public policies that emphasize good community design and responsible stewardship of the built and natural environments. A statewide Board of Directors…

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School Construction Projects – The End of the PlanCon Moratorium and What 2015 Will Bring to Help Your District

Sep 2, 2014

Paul Taylor AIA, LEED AP, CEFP – Director of Educational Architecture During the weeks leading up to October 1, 2012 many School Districts submitted documentation to the PA Dept. of Education (PDE) describing new/renovation school projects. These documents not only described solutions to educational needs, but also met an eligibility deadline for reimbursement. School Districts that…

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Cumberland Valley School Board Unanimously Approve Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates!

Apr 9, 2014

Cumberland Valley School Board unanimously approved Crabtree, Rohrbaugh and Associates as the district’s “architects of record” Monday night. The decision to pick the Mechanicsburg-based firm comes amid the district’s planning process for a potential $50 million to $88 million expansion to handle projected enrollment increases, and represents a departure from the district’s previous architect, Harrisburg-based…

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CRA’s PSBA SCHOOL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE 2013 STEM PRESENTATION

Oct 28, 2013

A ROADMAP TO INVESTING IN STEM EDUCATION We were very pleased to be presenters at this year’s conference. Our work with Pennsylvania’s Schools has brought us more than award-winning buildings; it’s brought to us the great relationships with our clients and a pride in the student’s of today. Present day initiatives in our country focus…

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CRA Presentation on School Security – 2013 PSBA School Leadership Conference

SCHOOL SECURITY – THREAT AND VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENTS We were very pleased to be presenters at this year’s conference. Our work with Pennsylvania’s Schools has brought us more than award-winning buildings; it’s brought to us the great relationships with our clients and a pride in the student’s of today. Presenters Jeffrey Straub AIA, REFP, LEED AP BD+C,…

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“Everybody I’ve been talking to … everybody is loving the new facility”

Sep 10, 2013

The significant additions/renovations of Middleburg Elementary School, which doubled the size of the building and based upon 21st Century Learning Environment principles are nearly complete. The community, administration and students are very happy with their new school. The Lewistown Sentinel reports on the latest: http://www.lewistownsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/541993/Building-makeover-is-almost-finished.html?nav=5010

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Sudlersville Middle School – LEED Gold Success

Sep 6, 2013

Nearly 70 LEED Schools in Maryland & Only 2 have Qualified for High Performance Reimbursement–Sudlersville Middle School is 1 of them! Sudlersville Middle School achieved LEED Certification within 2 months of substantial project completion, thus qualifying it for Maryland’s High Performance Reimbursement. This amounts to more than $180,000 in funds reimbursed to Queen Anne’s County…

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Cabela’s® has again chosen CRA to design their latest store – location to be announced later…keep watching!

Jul 30, 2013

We are currently working on the Christiana, Delaware 110,000-square-foot store.Expected to open in 2014. Also, on the books is the Greenville, South Carolina store. This 100,000-Square-Foot Location is scheduled to open in Spring 2014.

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