D.F. Chase, Inc. Construction breaks ground on new Rocketship Nashville Elementary School / by Brian Murdock

D.F. Chase, Inc. Construction has begun work on the new Rocketship Nashville Elementary School located on 2526 Dickerson Pike. The new 37,000 square foot school will include K through 4th classrooms, a gymnasium, cafeteria, and offices. In addition to the building designed by Manuel Zeitlin Architects, there will be improvements to the 3 acre site to include new drives and parking areas, an exterior playground, as well as, roadway improvements to Dickerson Pike and Rock Street. Rocketship Elementary will open to 650 new students in August, 2014. Rocketship Nashville is the product of San Jose California- based charter school operator Rocketship Education. The facility is being funded by Canyon-Agassi Charter School Facilities Fund. D.F. Chase, Inc. is a Nashville-based diversified construction firm celebrating 27 years of growth.