creating places that work

Our Lady of Mercy Catholic School

/ Our Lady of Mercy – New Gymnasium and Mercy Field

Baton Rouge, LA

Our Lady of Mercy – New Gymnasium and Mercy Field

Project Details



15,245 SF

Completion Date:

August 2019

Project Overview

Under a campus-wide masterplan initiative, the Our Lady of Mercy Catholic School underwent improvements to its campus facilities for the betterment of the school, athletic, and church complexes. Improvements to the north end of the campus include the new gymnasium, conversion of the existing athletic fields into Mercy Football Field, and a new concession building.

The new two-story gymnasium includes athletic courts, telescoping bleachers, changing rooms, storage, coaches' offices, restroom facilities, snack bar, and a lobby. The project included pedestrian walkways and canopies to the adjacent existing gymnasium, which now serves in an auxiliary capacity.

Improvements to Mercy Field and associated facilities include the refurbishment of multi-use athletic fields into a new refurbish the multiple fields into a new football field with permanent grandstand bleachers, press box, and new lighting.

The existing concessions building was demolished and replaced with a new updated concessions and restroom facility to service Mercy Field.

Related Projects