Experience K12 Byron Center Nickels Intermediate Byron Center Public Schools Byron Center Nickels Intermediate Byron Center, Michigan // 125,000 sq. ft. The New Nickels Intermediate School, tailored for 5th and 6th-grade students, accommodates 850 individuals and allows for future growth. Its design encompasses two classroom wings providing ample space for engaging learning environments. Strategically placed throughout the building are breakout spaces that encourage impromptu discussions and collaborative activities. In addition to indoor collaboration space, the media center, a focal point of the school, accesses an outdoor patio that serves as an open-air environment for small-group learning. Complementing the art rooms, art patios offer students another opportunity to explore their creativity outdoors. Dedicated choir, band, and orchestra rooms cater to the musical aspirations of students, nurturing their talents and fostering a love for the arts. Equipped with state-of-the-art science labs and engaging STEM classes, this facility is designed to inspire scientific curiosity and foster experimentation. In addition to academic spaces, the school boasts a full-size gymnasium. This facility provides students a platform to engage in various physical activities, promoting a holistic approach to education.