Rise Kohyang High School
Client: Bright Star Schools
Scope: New Construction
Size: 40,000 SF
Completion: In Progress
Project Manager: Rahel Zewdu, LEED AP
Berliner Architects is in the process of designing a high school for Bright Star schools that will serve approximately 600 students, grade 9-12. The school will be comprised of a classroom and office building and a separate gymnasium building. Parking and drop- off are located in the basement of the main school building to maximize both classroom space and outdoor ares on the 1.2 acre site. The two story classroom building will feature 22 classrooms, a library/media room, a multi-purpose room, administrative offices, storage room, lunch area, and servery. The gym building will also include boys and girls changing rooms and a theatrical stage in addition to the indoor gymnasium.
The school will include green features that promote water efficiency, energy efficiency, greenhouse gas emission reduction, materials and waste management, and indoor environmental quality.