Washington School for the Deaf

Vancouver, WA

Project Categories

K-12 education

Business Type

Campus support building, including full-service commercial kitchen, commercial laundry facility, vocational classrooms, maintenance shop, and equipment-storage area


27,000 square feet


SRG Partnership, Inc.


Washington School for the Deaf

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Electrical engineering

Building analysis and modeling

Technology design

Architectural lighting design


Percent better energy efficiency

than code requirements


Percent better water efficiency

than code requirements


Progress Report

Pursuing 29% energy efficiency
Pursuing 32% potable water efficiency

Special features

  • Open-loop geothermal well system for heat-recovery chillers
  • Heat-recovery systems for shop ventilation
  • Gas radiant-heating systems for vehicle-maintenance shops
  • Daylighting controls designed and integrated with input of students
  • Oliver Kastel Building rated LEED Gold