100,890 S.F. LEED-Silver Charter High School

Chicago, IL
Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy

McShane Construction was selected to complete the complex renovation and reconstruction of Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy charter high school, a three-story educational facility meeting LEED-Silver standards.

Located in Chicago, Illinois this 100,890 square foot facility required the extensive demolition of a free-standing building to the north of the property, as well as the partial demolition and reconstruction of the existing 77,280 square foot former industrial facility, in addition to 23,610 square feet of new construction. The interior is complete with nine science labs, individual classrooms, group learning environments, a library, cafeteria, sizable office space and common areas.

The facility incorporates sustainable features such as natural day lighting and ventilation, low VOC materials, energy efficient heating and cooling systems, Energy Star appliances, low-E glass and low-flow plumbing finishes.


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