Public and Private Schools

LSG&A provides acoustical consulting engineering services for public and private schools and educational facilities. The firm is prequalified to do business in the New Jersey Schools Development Authority, the New York School Construction Authority, and the Philadelphia School District. LSG&A services for educational facilities include full design services of LEED for Schools (, HVAC acoustics and design, reverberation control in rooms, sound isolation between rooms and from exterior noise, auditorium and theater acoustics design. Recent project experience is provided below.

East Hampton High School: East Hampton, New York
Beatty, Harvey & Associates Architects, Hauppaugue, New York

  • Comprehensive review of the school's addition with regards to acoustical criteria of CHPS.
  • Recommendations for reverberation control, interior sound levels, and sound isolation between spaces.
  • Detailed design report of recommendations and expected results relating to the CHPS standard.


Hammarskjold Middle School: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Design Ideas Group

  • Comprehensive review of the school's interior acoustics
  • Recommendations provided for reverberation control, HVAC noise, and sound isolation between
  • Acoustical design of auditorium
  • 24-hour sound monitoring to document sound levels from rooftop equipment, and bus movement at nearest property lines
  • Detailed summary report

Kent Place School: Summit, New Jersey
Kent Place School

  • HVAC system acoustical design for the music wing and new classrooms
  • Design criteria established for sound isolation and reverberation time in the music wing
  • Acoustical recommendations to meet design criteria in music wing, classrooms, and the library