• Rendering courtesy of Mahlum Architects.

South Meadows Middle School

Hillsboro, OR

Project Categories

K-12 education

Business Type

Middle school with gymnasium, music room, media center, and computer classroom

Size

153,000 square feet

Architect

Mahlum Architects

Owner

Hillsboro School District

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

37

Percent better energy efficiency

than code requirements

37

Percent better water efficiency

than code requirements

Sustainability

Progress Report

Pursuing 37% energy efficiency
Pursuing 37% potable water efficiency

Special features

  • High-performance envelope with efficient glazing
  • CO2 monitoring for increased indoor air quality
  • Low-flow water fixtures
  • Extensive daylighting
  • Occupancy-controlled HVAC
  • Radiant floor heating