Site Plan

Site Plan

Plans

Plans

Elevation South

Elevation South

Elevation South

Elevation South

West Elevation Square

West Elevation Square

Elevation West

Elevation West

Axon Building from South

Axon Building from South

Axon Building in Site From the South

Axon Building in Site From the South

Axon Typical Assembly

Axon Typical Assembly

Great Room

Great Room

Field House

Site

The 18 foot change in elevation between the field baseball field to the north and the football field to the south allows to the upper level porch of the field house to open to the baseball field and double porch to the south to overlook the football field and track will be reconfigured. A grand stair connects the academic facilities above to the sports complex below. Seating in bleachers is accommodated principally on the east along the first base line while along the third base line is open for casual viewing.

The Field House

The full perimeter walk, the main circulation, also provides viewing of both fields and entrances at each end, one serving the school, the other the public at the street. They are connected vertically in the breezeway near the center by a stair and elevator. Two types of activities are accommodated in the field house: The social or cultural is characterized by the Great Room serving assemblies of every type and the Memorabilia Room housing the J. R. Payden archives; The athletic includes locker rooms, coaches’ offices workout rooms and other sports related spaces.

Summary

The porches create intimate connections to the fields on the long sides as well as strong connections at each end to the school on the east and to the street on the west, creating a dynamic and lively center for baseball, football and track at Derby High School.

Location:

Derby CT

Program:

12,000sf Interior: Great Room, Memorabilia Room, Coaches Offices, Locker Rooms, Weight Room, Trainer
10,000sf Exterior: Covered Porches and Breezeway

Code:

12.75 million dollars

Completion

Spring 2019

Construction Manager: Babbidge Construction

Structural: Innovative Engineering Services

MEP & Fire Safety: Innovative Engineering Services

Civil & Landscape: Langan Engineering

Code: Phillip Sherman