American School Institute

Collaboration with Flansburgh Architects / GVA

LEED for Schools New Construction v4 - Phase I

LEED certification in progress

Guadalajara, Mexico

43,560 sqft


The American School Foundation of Guadalajara (ASFG) is a co-educational day school offering an international education program for 1500 students in Nursery school through 12th grade. The campus covers 2.6 hectares (6.5 acres) on an urban site in a rapidly growing city, with developments and high rise buildings growing around it.


ASFG’s vision to be a leading educational institution led to its identifying the “Fundamental Five” spaces and issues essential to 21st Century learning.

  • • Learning Commons, Library Media Centers and Innovation Labs
  • • Performing Arts Centers
  • • Athletic Play and Wellness Facilities
  • • Security, Parking and Drop-off/Pick-up
  • • Classroom Size