The building is not only beautiful but serves as a model of sustainability for the area – the ecological integrity of the site was not compromised in order to construct the 7,000 sf Nature Center in the woods.
2012 Frank Lloyd Wright Honor Award, AIA Illinois
2010 National Design-Build Awards, Design-Build $10M & Under, Design-Build Institute of America
2010 Impact on Learning Award - High Performance Schools, School Planning & Management
2010 Merit Award, New Construction Under $10M, Chicago Building Congress
2010 Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois
2009 Merit Award, Green Building, Midwest Construction
LEED Platinum Certification