The Rice Childrenâ€™s Campus is a single-story, 9,750 square foot building located at 5504 Chaucer Drive. The building is designed to provide a safe and enriching educational environment for the children of Rice employees and will offer care for up to 86 children; ages newborn to five years. Rice Childrenâ€™s Campus became LEED silver certified and contains:
30 percent less water usage than a typical building of the same size.
Renewable energy sources supplying over one-fourth of the buildingâ€™s energy
More than 50 percent salvageable debris that can be used for future projects or can be recycled.
Architectural paints, coatings, and primers applied to interior walls and ceilings that do not exceed the VOC content limits established in Green Seal Standard GS-11.