The George Sollitt Construction Company

South Shore International Prep High School

Location
Chicago, Illinois

Owner
Public Building Commission of Chicago /CPS

Architect
 John Ronan Architects/Destefano & Partners Joint Venture Contract
 

Description
This new 200,000 square foot, three story high school utilizes the CPS Urban Model High School (UMHS) prototypical design to serve 1,200 students.  The project was completed in 21 months on a very “tight” urban site. The project achieved a LEED Silver Certification and includes; a “green” roof, permeable parking area and underground Storm Water Detention Modules.

Features

200,000 square feet; 3 story + Lower Level & Penthouse
Swimming Pool
Gymnasium/Auditorium
10,000 square foot entry plaza
Music Art Wing
Allied Health Center
Dedicated Science Classrooms