Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind – Gottlieb Addition and Renovation

Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind – Gottlieb Addition and Renovation

  • LEED Silver
  • Renovation included asbestos abatement, structural demolition of a stair section for better egress, replacement of all exterior windows, cleaning and refurbishment of existing stone façade
  • Addition houses administration, 2-level media center, and science classroom
  • Addition maintains historic integrity of existing building
  • Green roof installed off of science classroom
  • SMART technology to enhance student learning experience
  • New mechanical system for entire building with energy recovery unit, air handling units, and VAV’s
  • Energy-efficient lighting and controls
  • Concrete plazas and seating areas feature landscaping designed to conserve resources
  • Funded through the Colorado Department of Education’s BEST Grant Program
LOCATION

Colorado Springs, CO

CLIENT

Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind

SIZE

28,862 SF (Renovation)
9,289 SF (Addition)

PRICE

$8.3 million

ARCHITECT

RTA, Inc. (Colorado Springs)