Maple Grove Elementary (SD #39)
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Project Status
Completed 2020
Project Size
47,000 ft²
Vancouver School Board
Shape Architecture

HVAC Design
Plumbing Design
Energy Modelling

Maple Grove Elementary is a new replacement school with capacity for 500 students.  It is Canada’s first open air school, and is built to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold standard.

Project Scope:

  • Hybrid mechanical ventilation system allowing shutdown of individual classroom ventilation systems when temperature and carbon dioxide set points are attained;
  • Heating / Cooling plant is air-to-water heat pump supplemented by condensing boilers for peak winter weather conditions. Heat scavenging from building relief air is captured for supplementary heat to the main heating loop. 

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AWARDS: Maple Grove Elementary Selected for Special Mention in the 2023 Architizer A+Awards
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