Yinghua Academy Charter School

Owner: Educational Properties Yinghua, LLC

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Description: A three story 38,500 S.F. expansion yielding; classrooms, gym, food services, and offices for the only full immersion Mandarin Chinese K-8 school in the Midwest, and first public charter Chinese immersion school in the U.S. The overarching goal was to accommodate enrollment of 800 students while connecting the school’s classrooms and common areas to the light and open space of the adjacent park land. Extensive renovation also occurred in the 46,500 S.F existing structure, which included mechanical and HVAC improvements.