Little Angels Montessori

6,900 SF | School | Phoenix, Arizona

Little Angels Montessori is a new four-classroom preschool facility boasting a fun, comfortable learning environment where children will thrive. The playful exterior invites new experiences for young children, and oversized windows in classrooms allow an abundance of natural light to energize the rooms and inspire learning. The staff benefits from thoughtful storage and kitchen areas to prep and supply their classrooms. Wide halls promote gathering areas and functional movement between spaces.

Owner: Little Angels Montessori
Contractor: Ganem Construction

Skyline Education South Phoenix Prep and Arts Academy

55,417 SF | K-12 Charter School | Phoenix, Arizona

Skyline Education’s South Phoenix Prep and Arts Academy campus is located at 40th Street and Baseline Road in Phoenix. The four-building, charter school complex, is situated on approximately seven acres. There are three classroom buildings, a full-size gymnasium with a kitchen and a baseball / football field. The total square footage for the buildings is 55,417 square-feet.  Currently the campus provides education for K-12 students.

Owner: Skyline Schools Development
Contractor: LGE Design Build
Interiors: Iconic Design Studio

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine

48,000 SF | Healthcare | Tempe, Arizona 

The Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine’s Community Commons building is a 48,000 square foot, two-story, LEED Platinum classroom building.  It houses an integrative pain relief center, an organic café and teaching kitchen, a medical library, yoga and fitness studios, and state-of-the-art classrooms.

The goal was to create a positive environment for staff, faculty, and students and to engage people in the surrounding community who wish to lead a healthier lifestyle. Perched close to Broadway Road, the exterior design is a modern southwest expression, featuring an inviting two-story centralized community area with a monumental staircase, floor to ceiling glass and clerestory windows providing soothing natural light.

The space planning, interior design, material, and color selections were developed based on Evidence-Based Design Principles for Healthcare Facilities and provide a healthy and energy-efficient environment that resonates with the naturopathic approach to care.

Owner: SCNM
Contractor: LGE Design Build
Interiors: Jain Malkin