Portfolio Category: Education

Explorer Elementary School

The Explorer Elementary School is a kindergarten through fifth-grade charter school founded by parents and educators. During its early years, the school operated out of temporary space in the University City area of San Diego. In 2004, Gafcon assisted the Explorer Elementary School with its $7M expansion when they purchased a 100,000 square-foot building requiring...

Accelerated Charter Elementary

In 2011, The Accelerated Schools selected Gafcon to provide owner representative services to build its new 100,000 sf Accelerated Charter Elementary School (ACES). The ACES project represents an innovative and sustainable approach to school design and construction on a small urban site. Building on the success of The Accelerated School’s (TAS) original campus, ACES was...

The Accelerated School

In 2001, The Accelerated Schools (TAS) selected Gafcon as its project manager/owner’s representative to negotiate with Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) to expand an existing campus adding 100,000 sf to build a state-of-the-art kindergarten-12th grade multiplex of schools. The Accelerated School campus in South Central Los Angeles includes: a pre-kindergarten; grades K-8 The Accelerated...

LAUSD

Gafcon has been providing staff augmentation services to Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) on new construction and renovation projects since 2004. Positions include senior office engineer, construction manager, FF&E manager, associate program manager, program controls specialist and IT help desk coordinator. Gafcon’s FF&E project manager has been instrumental in successfully delivering over 112 LAUSD...