Savannah Country Day Lower School

Savannah, GA

LEED Certified

Project Description:
The first school in Savannah to be LEED certified, Savannah Country Day Lower School consists of 52,500 sq-ft of classrooms, library, and office space. LEED certification was attained using lower-fume paints, coatings, adhesives, sealants and carpets, as well as recycled materials.  Water conservation also will contribute to the green building by reducing usage by 20 percent. Some of the challenges with this project were: Highly seismic consideration, lots of elevated brick that needed support, large open atriums, and fast-track construction.

Project Budget:
$6,000,000