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Children come to school every day with a variety of needs. Our designs support these needs by offering healthy, sustainable, flexible, and efficient spaces, so you can spend less time worrying about your buildings and more time educating kids. From preschool through high school, each school and community has its own unique needs. We work to design facilities that reflect your mission while achieving goals.

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LEED Gold

Linden Grove
Middle School

Kalamazoo Public Schools
Location:
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Size:
142,000 SF
Awards:
AIA SW Michigan Honor Award - 2009; Masonry Institute of Michigan 
Honor Award - 2009; Associated Builders and Contractors Green Building Award - 2010
Description:
TowerPinkster reduced the scale of a large, intimidating middle school by designing a series of “houses” which include 4 general classrooms, large and smaller group spaces, science lab, lockers, restrooms, and teacher work spaces. A central student mall provides physical and visual connection between floors and supports social interaction and impromptu learning. Other features include cafe/auditorium with outdoor seating, media center with tiered computer lab, and a green roof.
LEED Certification:
LEED Gold

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Location:
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Size:
142,000 SF
Awards:
AIA SW Michigan Honor Award - 2009; Masonry Institute of Michigan 
Honor Award - 2009; Associated Builders and Contractors Green Building Award - 2010
Description:
TowerPinkster reduced the scale of a large, intimidating middle school by designing a series of “houses” which include 4 general classrooms, large and smaller group spaces, science lab, lockers, restrooms, and teacher work spaces. A central student mall provides physical and visual connection between floors and supports social interaction and impromptu learning. Other features include cafe/auditorium with outdoor seating, media center with tiered computer lab, and a green roof.
LEED Certification:
LEED Gold

Download full project report