St. Matthew Catholic Elementary School

Binbrook, Ontario


Size : 59,000 sq. ft.
Cost : $12.3 million
Completed : 2010

St. Matthew is a new Catholic Elementary school located in the former rural community of Binbrook. This LEED Certified building features a compact two storey form, central light-filled gymnasium with surrounding glazed corridors and classroom walls, superior building envelope, highly efficient mechanical system and unique electrical systems that include classroom energy monitoring and light-harvesting. The building is the recipient of the 2011 City of Hamilton Urban Design and Architecture Award of Merit in Architecture & Sustainability