Brown Reynolds Watford Architects is a creative architecture and planning firm that devises innovative solutions by emphasizing both communication and collaboration throughout the design process. With offices in Dallas, College Station, Houston and San Francisco, BRW has built a powerful portfolio of projects that demonstrates our commitment to meeting and exceeding client expectations while producing quality design.
|Arlington ISD—Workman Junior High School
The school’s function changed to a junior high school in 1984. During this conversion, the open concept plan was revised to a more traditional classroom making for small classrooms with no windows. The programming effort included community and staff outreach to blend two junior high campuses into a state-of-the-art facility. The new facility includes collaboration spaces, a secure central entry, new STEM labs, right-sized classrooms and an enlarged Dining and Kitchen facility.
|Coppell ISD—Coppell Life Safety Park
A community, grown over time, had the vision to fund a project, an instrument for teaching and a community based amenity. The mission; to build a unique facility providing hands-on based instruction to school aged children. Life Safety Education is illustrated in a setting, both inviting and familiar to young learners, technology surrounds them and the spaces are creatively scaled to not intimidate them during their experience. It is a one-of-a-kind facility with several ‘hidden’ surprises.
|Dallas ISD—Anne Frank Early Childhood Center
ECC is a unique early childhood learning model co-located at an existing elementary campus. Understanding that children learn experientially, the school is planned around active learning spaces, with ample views to the outdoors. Classrooms are shifted around a central Commons. The Commons provide opportunities for indoor activities during bad weather and has direct access to the playground areas for group play or the smaller-scaled garden for quiet outdoor learning.
|Fort Worth ISD—Amon Carter Riverside High School
This 32,000 SF educational facility consisted of a new two-story addition that includes 12 classrooms on the second story, with a new dining facility on the first level that includes a collegiate-like lounge area for students, and a new kitchen with commercial loading dock. This project also included an expansion of the existing athletics program to maximize capacity through extensive renovations to the kitchen and dining facility and field house, and renovations of restrooms on campus.
|Houston Community College —San Jacinto Memorial High School
The scope of the project was to renovate the building, replace all MEP systems and restore the exterior of the building back to its original design. Additions include locker rooms, facilities, new stairs, new MEP and IT systems. Renovations include interior finishes, a state-of-the-art Cardio/Wellness Center, building components, and new modern energy efficient historically appropriate windows. The exterior two-tone masonry coating was removed, restoring the cast stone masonry and limestone.
|Lone Star College—Westway Park Technology Center
The Technology Center is a satellite campus strategically located in one of the largest business hubs in Texas. The campus provides an environment for collaborative learning and promoting aspects of STEAM based programs. The program was designed to provide digital and visual training for young students and professionals in a joint environment. Corporate partnerships and collaboration create a professional environment to learn, create, present and grow skills in the world of technology.