News + Insights

After more than 80 years as a leader in all-boys education, Malden Catholic High School is establishing a School for Girls and will offer its rigorous college-preparatory curriculum to a broader student body. Read more.

Our renovation and adaptive reuse that converted a vacant retail building into a K-8 school for Codman Academy Charter Public School is LEED-Gold certified. Read more. 

MDS joined Mayor Walsh, City of Boston and Boston Public Library officials, and the greater community in celebrating the dedication of the temporary location of the Chinatown Branch Library in the China Trade Center. Read more. 

Our renovation and expansion of the Town of Braintree's East Middle School transforms an aging 1960s school into a 21st century hub for learning and innovation. Learn more.

The El-Hefni Center for Allied Health and Technology in Northern Essex Community College's downtown Lawrence, MA campus achieved LEED Silver certification. Read more. 

MDS Architect Kelsey Homes, RA was one of 40 designers and craftsworkers to attend the 2017 BAC/IMI Masonry Camp in Bowie, Maryland, where she gained new material insight through hands-on experiences and participated in a design-build challenge. Read more.

Our phased renovation of the historic 150 Massachusetts Avenue complex is now complete. Learn more.

With 95% staff participation on average, and 98% logging "green" commutes, MDS was recognized by the Green Streets Initiative in its 2017 Walk/Ride Day Corporate Challenge. Read more.

Our recent concept study for Gann Academy in Waltham, Mass. explores best practices for creating a Learning Commons and Maker Space to foster multiple modalities of teaching and learning. Read more.

MDS Director of Sustainable Design Nereyda Rodriguez is speaking about healthy schools and leading a tour of Codman Academy Charter Public School's Lower School. The conferences are co-located this year in Boston, Nov. 8-10, 2017. Learn more.