Camarillo Academy High School & Performing Arts Center
Project designed for CHPS. 

Bonita USD New Performing Arts Center
Completed 2014. Designed to CHPS standards.

San Marcos, High School
400,000 sq. ft. reconstruction including Classrooms, Theater, Band Room, TV Studio. Completed 2014.

LAUSD Sonia Sotomayor Learning Academies
243,600 sq. ft. new school. Completed 2011. Designed to CHPS standards. Achieved LEED gold standard. Winner of LABJ Best Sustainable Project 2012.

Chaminade College Preparatory Performing Arts Building, West Hills
Full acoustical design for 24,000 sq. ft. facility including 354-seat Multi-Purpose Auditorium, Band Room, Drama Classroom, Ensemble Room and Practice Rooms. Project completed 2012.

Newport Harbor High School
Acoustical design for multi-purpose auditorium, Black Box Theater, instrumental, choral and music practice rooms. Completed 2009.

Los Angeles Unified School District, Central HS #11
Includes Auditorium, Choral Room, Library and Classrooms. Completed 2008.

Los Angeles Unified School District,
High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (#9), Grand Avenue, Los Angeles

Full acoustical design for the $170 million, 230k. sq. ft. project, includes a 950-seat multi-purpose auditorium with orchestra pit, Black Box Theater, recital hall, instrumental and choral rooms and music practice rooms. Completed 2008.

Oakwood Elementary School
Acoustical design for gymnasium and interconnecting music room. $6 million construction cost. Completed 2007.

Hector Godinez High School, Santa Ana
Acoustical consulting for an entire new school, including a 700-seat multi-purpose auditorium with orchestra pit. Project also includes band and choral rooms and a Black Box Theater. A 2007 Concrete Masonry Design Award winner.

Firebaugh High School, Lynwood
Acoustical consulting for a 300 fixed-seat multi-purpose auditorium and music rooms. Completed 2007.

Tiger Woods Learning Center, Anaheim
35,000 sq. ft., $25 million facility, featured on CBS’s 60 Minutes upon its completion in 2006.

El Segundo High School Music Building, El Segundo, CA
Full acoustical design of Choral Performance Hall and Instrumental room. Completed 2004.

Los Angeles Unified School District Acoustical Standards
Review and preparation of acoustical standards for LAUSD Facilities Services Division Design Unit.

Felton Elementary School, Lennox, Aircraft Noise Mitigation
Design of classroom aircraft noise insulation upgrades to FAA/LAWA standards and post construction conformance testing.

Beverly Hills High School Science Building
78,000 sq. ft. of new facilities including 18 math classrooms, 12 science labs and a 100 student fixed seat lecture hall. Completed 2008.

San Manuel Performing Arts Center, Aquinas High School, San Bernardino.  17,000 sq. ft. facility, with 336-seat multi-use theater.  Opened 2018.

Michael, I cannot tell you how pleased I am with the sound in the room. The sound system was not completed at the time of the opening gala so the school had the harpists and cellists provide the background music, unampli ed. It was gorgeous, one woman was weeping it was so beautiful. Thank you.

— JP Darling, Project Architect, Chaminade College Preparatory School

Collaborative for High Performance Schools Experience

Los Angeles Unified School District Schools
Design of the following schools to achieve CHPS standards:

  • South Region Middle School #3

  • Valley Region Span #2 K-8

  • Valley Region Span #2 K-8

Santa Monica and Malibu USD
Design of new buildings to CHPS standards incorporating natural ventilation:

  • Malibu High School & Middle School Expansion. (Learning by Design, Citation of Excellence recipient Fall 2010)

  • John Adams Middle School, new classrooms

Arcadia High School
Student Services Building. Acoustical design including CHPS Compliance verification.

LEED for Schools Experience

Sweetwater School District
Acoustical design of Classrooms and Laboratories to achieve LEED for Schools accreditation at South West High School, Mar Vista High School, Montgomery Middle School and National Middle School.

Beach Street Charter School, Los Angeles
Technical Support for Application for LEED for Schools Certi cation, 2008, (certified LEED Silver).


  • LAUSD High School #9 - Robert Canfield

  • Newport Harbor High School - Cristi D. Costea Photography, Inc.

  • El Segundo High School - Tom Bonner

  • Firebaugh High School - Cristi D. Costea Photography, Inc.

  • San Manuel Performing Arts Center, Aquinas High School - Scott Rothwell