Pingry School | Download Full Project Sheet

Project specifications:

Location: Short Hills, NJ
Project Type: Educational - Building Renovations
Architect: EDM Architects

Phase One:

  • Foundations, structures, and interior finishes for the new infill addition.
  • Complete refurbishment of the adjacent existing building.
  • Extensive mechanical work, new chiller, cooling tower.
  • Raising of existing roof to create new clerestory.

Phase Two:

  • Construction of new classrooms
  • New common student space
  • Two new sciences classrooms with labs
  • New bathrooms
  • Exterior façade renovations to match the existing building.



The two-phase, 14,000 square foot modernization project for The Pingry School's Lower School, an independent coeducational day school for students in Kindergarten through Grade 5 located in Short Hills, N.J, represents a new addition within an existing courtyard space allowing the school to redesign its space to help teachers maximize their student's learning experience.

The project broke ground in April 2014 with phase two completed in February 2015.