MAR JOK ELEMENTARY
TYPE OF CONSTRUCTION:
Tilt-Up Concrete Steel & Glulam Structure
METHOD OF DELIVERY:
2015 Thompson Okanagan Kootenay Commercial Building Award for Green Building. 2015 Tommie Award for “Best Out of the Box” Project
Mar Jok Elementary School is unique within School District 23. Boasting an innovative open-concept design, it is the most efficient building in the entire school district. With a geo-thermal heating system and daylight harvesting for lighting, the energy-saving systems contributed to the project winning an award for green building. Exposed glulam beam construction and unique concrete seat walls were incorporated into the landscaping to provide outdoor learning spaces.