Charles R. Drew Charter School Junior and Senior Academy

The Charles R. Drew Charter School’s Junior and Senior Academy serves 375 middle school students and 600 high school students. The building includes classrooms, career technology laboratories, science laboratories, chorus and band rooms, a 9,600 square foot cafeteria, a 12,600 square foot, 525 seat performing arts center, and a 35,000 square foot gymnasium with practice and competition basketball courts and an indoor running track. Sustainable features include high performance glass, energy recovery systems, occupancy sensors, photvoltaic panels on the roof, and rainwater harvesting. This facility achieved LEED Gold certification.

Intelligent building systems include an integrated building management system master plan to include sustainability and operational dashboard and automated analytics and fault detection diagnostics systems.

The Junior and Senior Academy is the recipient of the 2016 AIA Georgia Excellence Award.

Project Data
LOCATION SIZE SERVICES LEED CLIENT
Atlanta, Georgia 205,800 square feet Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection LEED Gold certified Perkins+Will

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