Max Aitken Academy

Miramichi, NB

This new K-8, 9 290-square-meter school replaced the existing school on Elizabeth Drive in Miramichi, NB. It contains 2 gymnasiums, a cafeteria, multiple classrooms,
offices and outdoor recreation facilities.

As a result of it’s efficient plumbing fixtures the school uses 35% less potable water than conventionally designed facilities. Recycled content accounted for more than 25% of the materials used in the project. Over 86% of the debris and waste that was generated during the construction of the building was diverted from landfill disposal and redirected to recycling facilities. The facility also incorporates low-emitting materials and contains accessible areas for the collection, separation, and storage of recyclable materials.

Certification: LEED Silver