Munger Mountain School

Pictured is an architect’s rendering and diagram of Munger Mountain Elementary School. Trustees deem LEED certification too expensive, but will still try to achieve LEED gold standards.

When it comes to sustainable design, terminology can mean everything.

Teton County School District No. 1’s Board of Trustees will not seek LEED certification for the new Munger Mountain Elementary School. LEED, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a rating system created by the United States Green Building Council to evaluate the environmental performance of a building.

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