Germantown Academy (Schuylkill Action Students)

Germantown Academy completed a master plan in 2011, with the goal of reconnecting the school with the natural environment. Environmental features include restored wetlands, ponds, wet meadows, woodlands, and walking trails. The school planted a rain garden and also has a green roof.

In 2012, Germantown Academy earned the Montgomery Award for environmentally sensitive site planning, sustainable building design, and restoration of natural features. For more information, click here.


Work Group: Stormwater

Date of Completion: 2012

Leading Organization: Germantown Academy