La Mirada & Smythe Elementary Schools
San Ysidro, CA
The modernization projects of La Mirada & Smythe Elementary Schools in the San Ysidro School District included classrooms, libraries, multi-purpose rooms, a teachers lounge, accessible restrooms, and exterior improvements along with landscape upgrades.
The overall design featured a healthier and happier indoor and outdoor learning opportunity for the students. This includes private and collaborative learning stations, flexible furniture configuration for easier adjustments to changing classroom sizes, and enhanced direct connection to the outdoors to provide better daylighting, along with quality indoor and air temperature comfort.
The combined building area between the two schools is 65,300 SF, eight buildings, and infrastructure for 11 acres, including parking.