Acton Academy Durham is a K-8 Independent school that uses an innovative project-based approach to prepare students for the 21st century.



+ Develop a space plan which best utilizes the property

+ Open up as many walls as possible downstairs

+ Achieve a clean, bright, classic look and avoid an institutional feel


+ Display student materials in a beautiful way

+ Develop an interior look which works well with the exterior aesthetic 

+ Replace circular stair with a stair that meets current code

+ Control the sound in the space