Avondale Public School and Childcare Facility
Toronto District School Board
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The Avondale Public School replaces the existing school facility at 171 Avondale Road in North York and continues to be a consolidated Avondale School (JK-8) and Avondale Alternative Elementary School (JK-8) with rated capacity of 553 pupil places and a gross floor area of approximately 65,000 sq. ft.
The school building includes a daycare facility with a rated capacity of 72 children.
The building construction is comprised of concrete block foundations, concrete slab-on-grade, hollow core floor slabs on reinforced concrete block bearing walls. The roof is constructed with a combination of hollow core and OWSJ roof framing. Areas of hollow core roof framing are designed to accommodate a third floor in the future.
The Avondale school site has been fully redeveloped as part of this project with new play yards, parking and driveways. The Site Design includes a new access to 171 Avondale from Oakburn Crescent. This access, across the northern part the 15 Oakburn Crescent site includes a pedestrian walkway, roadway access, and landscape buffer adjacent to the residential properties to the north of the site.