Environmental Charter School
Third Year Studio | Spring 2018 | Prof. Steve Lee and Lori Fitzgerald
Can a school promote environmental sustainability and a center for urban agriculture?
Location: Carrick Neighborhood, Pittsburgh, PA
Implementation of indoor and outdoor vertical gardens not only serve as educational tools for students to learn about natural systems it also serves to improve indoor air quality and is linked to the rainwater harvest system. Public programmatic spaces (administrative and cafeteria) are allocated on the entrance (first) floor with more private spaces (classrooms) are on the upper floors.