Los Angeles, CA
Scope: Building: 52,000 sf
Parking: 14,110 sf, 1 level subterranean; 1 level on-grade
Exterior Patio + Roof-top, Play Area: 14,000 sf
Total Project: 80,110 sf
Architect: Gruen Associates
Serving grades 2-8, the newly expanded academy produces a 21st century environment for learning and exploring. Features include four levels of interior space, one subterranean level with parking, cast in place concrete structure. Includes kitchen, dining hall, library, Beit Midrash, Sanctuary, administrative offices, conference rooms, music room, art room, innovation lab, science lab, classrooms, interior courtyards with raised bio-filtration planters, roof-top basketball court and play area, two elevators, bulletproof glass at entry, lockers, interactive projectors, customized acoustical fabric panel system. Variable Rate Flow Mechanical System, complete methane barrier + monitoring system, Security/Access Controls System including card readers and cameras. Exterior skin with smooth trowel plaster, curtain wall, Kal Wall, composite wood panel rain screen using Parklex paneling system, Millennium stainless steel shingles, and exposed concrete.