Walker-Jones Educational and Community Center

Washington, DC

Client

Hord Coplan Macht, Inc.

Completion

2009

Developed to promote revitalization of the surrounding Washington, DC neighborhood, the Walker Jones Educational and Community Center project includes a K-8 school with an integrated public library and community recreation center.  Hord Coplan Macht retained SGH for the structural design of the 135,000 sq ft building, which is LEED certified, achieved in part by a green roof above a portion of the recreation center and the classroom wings.