In accordance with chapter 39.80 RCW, Skamania School District is utilizing the Request for Qualifications process for acquiring architectural, engineering, and construction management services. The District invites you to submit your firm’s qualifications for architectural services for the design, construction administration, and related services for various modernization projects over the next several years at Skamania School, located at 122 Butler Loop Rd., Skamania, WA. Skamania School is a single-story wood framed building (approx.17,590 square feet) constructed in 1947 with a few additions. The school houses 70 students in grades K-8 from the community.

The District is seeking architectural services to assist the District in completing a planning grant application and full application for the Small District Modernization Grant 2019. In addition, the projects include but are not limited to architectural design for improvements and installation related to student health and safety, such as installation of a new HVAC, roof, fire alarm system, electrical, windows, doors, and security. It will also include a description of the scope of the proposed project, including the deficient building systems to be updated or replaced with an estimated project timeline and budget, along with ensuring a building condition assessment is completed/updated. All the projects will be funded by a State grant and school district capital funds.

Please limit your RFQ submittal to 10 pages and address the following questions/request for information in order to facilitate the review of your submittal.

  1. Describe your firm, including your location, size, length of time in business, services offered area, organizational structure and general background. Include any additional information that makes you uniquely qualified to assist the Skamania School District.
  2. Identify other school districts or projects for which you have performed similar services.
  3. Other information that you feel differentiates your firm from others.
  4. All questions regarding your submittal may be directed by email to: Dr. Ralph Pruitt, Superintendent, Skamania School District rpruitt@skamania.k12.wa.us or Amber Warren, Office Manager at awarren@skamania.k12.wa.us.

Provide electronic PDF copy of your qualifications by 3:00 PM, November 8 to Amber Warren, Office Manager at awarren@skamania.k12.wa.us, Skamania School District, 122 Butler Loop Rd., Skamania, WA 98648 (509) 427-8239.