DC Public Schools Benjamin Banneker High School

Washington, DC

Banneker High School is a new 178,000 square foot, four-story facility and serves 800 students. The High school is targeting Zero Energy and features state-of-the-art classrooms, labs and access to the latest technology. CMTA is providing full mechanical and electrical design services.

Banneker High School is targeting Net Zero energy and plans to produce onsite, carbon-free renewable energy in an amount sufficient to offset the school’s annual energy use. CMTA is following Appendix Z of the District’s latest energy code for net zero energy standards and considerations. The project also will adhere to the International WELL Building Institute’s criteria for educational facilities.