Legat Architects

“The students love the classroom: it brings them comfort, flexibility, and independence. Most important, there is a higher level of engagement.”

An Influential Example

The Model Classroom gave the LPHS community a taste of what the rest of the school could look like. The community then supported a $38 million referendum to roll out the renovations to other classrooms, while preserving the school’s treasured castle-like exterior.


“As soon as you walk into the Model Classroom, the soft colors and lighting, along with the furniture and organization, create a comfortable feeling. It’s a coffee shop-like setting that gives students independence and choice, while better engaging them in the subject matter.”