Cicely Tyson School For The Performing Arts

Location

East Orange, New Jersey

Owner

East Orange School District

Project Size

284,585 Square Feet

The Cicely Tyson Demonstration School for the Performing Arts is a school for 1,200 Pre-K to 12th Grade Students. The school is designed on a 12 acre campus in downtown East Orange.

The school is designed as three schools; an elementary school, Pre-K, Kindergarten and first to fourth grade: 80,948 Square Feet facility, a Middle and High School for fifth to twelfth grade: 173,021 Square Feet facility, and a Performing Arts Center: 30,616 Square Feet Facility.

The school centers around two auditoriums, an 800-seat Performing Arts Theater with lighting and sound equipment, and a 400-seat Auditorium.

This project was a part of the revitalization of the City of East Orange Lower Main Street Redevelopment Program Plan area.