Sacred Heart Preparatory School Homer Science and Student Life Center, Atherton, CA

Architect: Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects, San Francisco, CA

The new two-story student services and science building at Sacred Heart incorporates a host of new technologies, green building design, and substantial focus on creating an optimal learning environment. Sacred Heart achieved LEED for Schools Platinum certification for the 45,000 square foot facility. Some of the green features include solar panels, a green roof, skylights, natural ventilation, as well as providing a display of real-time energy and water consumption rates. Our firm provided acoustical consulting services focusing on room acoustics for the 700-seat auditorium and 8 science classrooms.

AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Projects Award, The American Institute of Architects, National Chapter, 2010

CICA Bay Area Academics, Institutional and Public Space Award, Commercial Interiors Contractors Awards, 2010

Northern California K-12 Winner, California Construction Magazine, Best of 2009