LEED Lunch & Learn: Alexandria High School (Northeast Branch) | U.S. Green Building Council
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LEED Lunch & Learn: Alexandria High School (Northeast Branch)

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Starts On - March 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Ends On - March 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
21 W Superior St.
Duluth , MN 55802

With its open, collaborative spaces, energy efficiency achievements, and flexible design components, the LEED Silver Alexandria Area High School has earned national attention as the school of the future. Get an inside look at some of the factors and considerations, including community engagement, engineering design and construction management support, that delivered this project from vision to reality.

Learning objectives

  • Understand strategies for Community Engagement as a driving force in achieving LEED goals
  • Describe the design and implementation of Energy Performance strategies. LEED Credits - EAp2: Minimum Energy Performance and EAc1: Optimize Energy Performance. LO #3- Indoor Environmental
  • Explain the steps needed for successful Indoor Environmental Quality strategies. LEED Credits - EQc3.1: Construction IAQ Management Plan During Construction and EQc3.2: Construction Indoor Air Quality Management Plan - Before Occupancy, EQp1: Minimum Indoor Air Quality Performance.
  • Describe lessons learned in pursuing FSC Wood strategies. LEED Credit - MRc7: Certified Wood.

Continuing education credits — This course is approved for 1 GBCI CE's and AIA LU/HSW's - LEED Specific


  • Randy Christenson, P.E., Principal, Karges-Faulconbridge, Inc.
  • Jason Rentmeester, LEED AP BD+C, Project Manager, Kraus-Anderson
  • Trevor Peterson, Director of Business Services, Alexandria Public Schools ISD #206

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