• Education

    The future of education calls for new approaches to learning. CO Architects has helped introduce new approaches that encourage the fulfillment of dreams and ambitions, and dissolve the barriers between teachers and students, and between classrooms and the world around them.

Meet our Leaders

We champion collaboration as well as a creative, iterative process of discovery.

Learn more about our Education leaders >

Scott P. Kelsey James Simeo Jenna Knudsen Michael Stebbins

In the News

Learn about how CO’s modernization of LAUSD’s Polytechnic High School will create a beautiful, 21st century-ready high school campus with seven new buildings and ample functional outdoor spaces.

Read More 

The North Hollywood High School (NHHS) Modernization supports the school’s history of academic achievement and robust programs for technical education. Set on a bucolic 25-acre campus, the project includes multiple new and renovated buildings, as well as updated athletic fields and outdoor amenity spaces.

Read More

CO is excited to announce that the UCLA Pritzker Hall Modernization earned the Preservation Award at the Los Angeles Business Council’s Annual Architectural Awards!

Read More

CO worked with UCLA’s engineering school to modernize the Paul Revere Williams-designed Psychology Tower. Pritzker Hall features many of the building’s original architectural intentions.

Read More

The recently completed UCLA Pritzker Hall Modernization earned a Westside Urban Forum merit award in the public / institutional category. This project brightens and modernizes the iconic Paul Revere Williams-designed Psychology Tower while maintaining the original design intent.

Read More


  • COworkers Ash Gharib and Joe Chase share their experiences helping high school students find passion for design dur…

    4 days ago

  • #RenderingToReality The lobby at @KansasCityU's Center for Medical Education Innovation doubles as a campus forum w…

    5 days ago

  • Meet Principal Tom Chessum, who has been with CO since its founding in 1986. Learn about how the design process ins…

    1 week ago

Scott Kelsey shares what psychology teaching and research trends the CO design team implemented to transform a historic Paul R. Williams-designed tower into a modern and collaborative environment for UCLA’s Psychology Department.

Read More

Learn about CO’s unique design of the new LAUSD Berendo Middle School Gymnasium. The new gym is designed as a facility for two schools – Berendo Middle School and Monsignor Romero Charter School – and serves as a gathering place for the surrounding community.

Read More