INDIVIDUAL CONSTRUCTION/RENEWAL PROJECT
Project planning will involve and inform various constituent and interestgroups including parents, school administrative staff, teachers, centraloffice staff, neighbors, and the Falls Church community at large.For each major capital construction/renewal project an ArchitectSelection and Advisory Committee (also called the ASAC) shall beappointed by the School Board to assist central office staff and advisethe School Board.
Major Construction/Renewal ProjectsArchitect Selection and Advisory Committee Formation andGeneral Charge
Architect Selection and Advisory Committees work on capitalprojects where the impact of educational program issues is centralto the design of the project. Internal space reorganizations, orlarge projects, such as roof replacement, or installation of sprinkler systems, where the specifics of the educational programdo not impact on the design of the project, Architect Selection andAdvisory Committees would not be appointed.Each Architect Selection and Advisory Committee workscollaboratively with relevant central office staff to plan majorrenewal and new construction projects. The ASAC may beassigned tasks of screening applicants for architectural and/orengineering firms to provide services to the school system forcapital projects, under Policy 4.33. The committee advises theproject architects and school system staff on a variety of issuesrelated to the preparation of the project plan including theapplication of approved program space requirements andcapacity to meet local school needs, project schematic design,
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