HVAC Updates Can Help Your School Open Safely

We all want children back in the classroom – but we want to do it safely. HVAC updates are a vital part of the solution. You don’t need to know the inner workings of an HVAC System, but you should know how it affects indoor air quality and why it’s vital to students’ health at school.

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Why is an optimized HVAC system vital during COVID?

Why Indoor Air Quality Matters

Indoor air quality can be improved with upgraded HVAC by utilizing controlled ventilation, dehumidification, filtration.

Additional options for schools include NPBI to kill or reduce pathogen levels now and in the future.

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Airborne Pathogens Affect Health and Safety

COVID spreads via airborne transmission. The CDC advises ensuring “ventilation systems operate properly” as a key consideration for re-opening schools amid the pandemic.

Reducing airborne pathogens will benefit student and staff health beyond the pandemic.

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Does Your School Have A Safe HVAC System?

The US Gov’t Accountability Office report estimated 4 in 10 districts need to update or replace HVAC systems in at least half of their school buildings, affecting roughly 36,000 school buildings nationwide.

How does your school rate?

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HVAC Updates Offer a Sigh of Relief during the Pandemic

One example of how school districts can put HVAC products to work is Niles Community Schools in Michigan. This school transformed indoor air quality in its classrooms after replacing its aging HVAC systems with Modine products. The 200-plus state-of-the-art systems replaced old units that were more than 6 decades old, according to ABC 57.

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Funding Available for the 2021 School Year

School administrators should know about these vital updates to safely re-open.

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The Modine HVAC Advantage

As a pioneer in school ventilation, Modine has been improving the indoor air quality in classrooms for over 90 years. Modine’s school HVAC systems have been trusted for generations as effective, long-term solutions for creating an environment of clean air — critical to reducing the spread of airborne disease and enhancing the overall health and well-being of students and staff.

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Controlled Ventilation

Our ventilation products can allow individual room control, which is a very important benefit when preventing the spread of pathogens.


Control of the humidity levels in the room for comfort and limitation of pathogen growth.


High levels of MERV rating filters to filter out the pathogens in the air (along with odors, etc.).