Location
20 West End Avenue

Completion
2012

Client
Abraham Joshua Heschel School

Square Footage
150,000 SF

Architect
Gruzen Samton Architects

LEED
Gold

Abraham Joshua Heschel School - New Building For Early Childhood Center, Lower School & Middle School

Sciame was the Construction Manager responsible for the construction of the 150,000 SF new nine-story Abraham Joshua Heschel School – New Building for Early Childhood Center, Lower School & Middle School building, located on Manhattan’s West Side. The new building houses students from nursery school through eighth grade and connects them to the existing high school.

The facility features two gymnasiums, a chapel, two rooftop play decks, labs, a state-of-the-art library, theater, music room and art room. The project obtained a LEED gold rating with attributes such as green roofs, energy-efficient HVAC systems and building materials that were recycled and sourced locally.

Project Awards

Citation of Excellence Award
Award of Honor
Green Judges’ Choice Winner
School Citation Award