Lake Mills Middle School Honored with 2011 BUILD Wisconsin Award

Posted on Dec 21, 2011 by Awards

Lake Mills, Wis. – Lake Mills Middle School was recently awarded a 2011 BUILD Wisconsin “Design-Build – Renovation” Award, presented by the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Wisconsin. Miron Construction Co., Inc., the design-builder on the Lake Mills Middle School project, received two additional awards. Award winners were selected based on sustainable practices, unusual design and craftsmanship, innovation in construction techniques or materials, meeting difficult challenges and client satisfaction.

The project team working on the Lake Mills Middle School Addition & Remodeling project sought to increase teacher interaction, create unique learning spaces, improve accessibility, increase connection to the neighborhood, be cost-conscious, replace outdated systems and integrate sustainability into the new and renovated spaces. The school district desired a revitalized home, one that was bright, naturally day lit, high performing and colorful, to serve the mission of their district. The 59,865-square-foot addition was built and the existing 36,632 square feet were renovated into a 98,527-square-foot, multi-level, green school with final costs coming in $700,000 below the approved budget.

Media Note: A hi-res photo is available below; right click to download.

Lake Mills Middle School

Lake Mills Middle School



Lake Mills Area School District
By providing an outstanding education, the Lake Mills Area School District inspires students to be responsible citizens with integrity and life-long learners in an ever changing world.

Miron Construction Co., Inc.
Miron Construction Co., Inc., recently named Builder of the Year by The Daily Reporter, as part of the publication’s 2011 Newsmakers of the Year awards program, is a forward-thinking, fast-growing private company completing work throughout the nation. Miron is currently listed 94th among all general contractors in the United States and among the top 10 (the largest Wisconsin-based) construction companies serving the Midwest by Engineering News Record (based on revenue figures for 2010). Miron provides innovative pre-construction, construction management, design-build and general construction services and is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., with regional offices in Madison, Wausau and Milwaukee, Wis., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Negaunee, Mich., and Virginia, Minn. For more information, please visit

Leave a Reply