Gallery: California’s First LEED Platinum School Teaches With The Envir...


It’s spring at last, and the new Salmon Creek School in Occidental, CA is celebrating the sunny weather with a beautiful new living roof! The recently finished building is the first school in California to be LEED Platinum certified, and it sprouts not just a green roof but lavender, pink, white, and yellow as well. Naturally, the green roof is just the starting point of what this undulating facility achieves. Set in a pristine location, the K-8 charter school is also a community and environmental education center focused on place-based learning.

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