St. Paul's Preschool


Jones Building Renovation

2010 LEED Silver Certified

The Jones School Building addition and renovation was completed in September 2010, and was awarded LEED Silver Certification with the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program. LEED Certified Buildings must meet high standards for energy performance, indoor air quality, water usage, and numerous other environmental issues.  The following are some of the green features of the project:

Energy Efficiency: 
23% reduction in energy output as compared to applicable building code 

Water Conservation: 
38% reduced potable water usage through low flow plumbing fixtures 

Construction Waste Management: 
89% of all construction waste diverted from landfills 

Recycled Content & Regional Materials: 
20% total recycled content in the building materials and products used 

Building Reuse: 
96% of the existing floors, walls & roof structures preserved in the renovation area 

Indoor Air Quality: 
Low VOC materials used for all sealants, paints and flooring materials