DPS|Burns Elementary

Detroit Public Schools Burns Elementary Kitchen + Cafeteria Renovation

Detroit, MI

Centric Design Studio was the Architect of Record for this Design-Build project for Burns Elementary. This kitchen renovation project included updates to existing prep kitchen + servery equip- ment (cooking & warming ovens, exhaust hood, suppression system, new freezer, grease trap and new sinks). Aesthetic renovation for the kitchen + servery included ADA toilet, ceiling plaster repair and floor tile replacement.


Burns flex space called (Cafetorium) combines the auditorium + lunch room into one space. Two servery area’s at each end of the new combined space with recycling area.


Approx. SF: 5,888

Cost: $1 Million


  • Architectural Design
  • Design Development
  • Construction Documents
  • Construction Administration
  • Historical Renovation
  • Pay Application Verification