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School Design

School Design

High School

Helping to provide an introduction to developing best practice in school design and, illustrating and informing on requirements.

A playground

It is mainly targeted at those that are involved in with a major project for the first time. However, it should also be a valuable source of guidance and current documentation for more experienced professionals and stakeholders.

The aspects covered are:

  • Design process
  • Statutory Requirements Briefing
  • Design Guidance by Schools
  • ICT Technology in Education
  • Primary and Secondary examples Sustainability
  • School Grounds

Post-Occupancy Evaluation (POE)

Does the project deliver what was intended?  POEs should be standard practice one year after handover. As part of the Programme, outcome and benefits evaluations will be undertaken on a short, medium and long term basis.  

Related links

Projects include primary, secondary and special schools, both new build and refurbished.
They offer opportunities for relaxation and exercise, catching up with friends and studying.
The sustainability section links directly to a specific website that holds the guidance on this topic.