Dover Elementary

west contra costa UNIFIED school district

HY Architects master planned and designed this 600-student elementary school replacement campus.


This project is designed according to CHPS guidelines.  A specialized daylight study was conducted to determine building positioning in site and strategies to maximize sunlight projection into interior spaces with minimal heat gain.


Green design features included high performance glazing, daylight harvesting, bio-swales and building materials from recycled content. 

location San Pablo, CA
client West Contra Costa USD
sustainability CHPS Certified