Galewood Elementary School

ARCHITECT: UrbanWorks, Ltd.

LOCATION: Chicago, IL

This new elementary school for UNO Charter Schools was started and completed in 2012.  The steel framed building is three-stories and 56,000 sf.  It has 18 room classrooms in a three-story wing, plus a dramatic curved roof on a glass and wood paneled multi-use space.  Common spaces are grouped together to allow use by neighborhood organizations outside of school hours. The school accommodates 600 students.

  • 2013 ALA Gold Medal Design Award
  • LEED Silver Certification
Galewood Elementary School
ARCHITECT: UrbanWorks, Ltd.
LOCATION: Chicago, IL
This new elementary school for UNO Charter Schools was started and completed in 2012.  The building is three-stories and 56,000 sf.  It has 18 room classrooms in a three-story wing, plus a dramatic curved roof on a glass and wood paneled multi-use space.  Common spaces are grouped together to allow use by neighborhood organizations outside of school hours. The school accommodates 600 students.

2013 ALA Gold Medal Design Award
LEED Silver Certification