Education buildings case studies
The redesign of the school grounds has met the challenges presented by a compact city centre site, with every corner used to provide an opportunity for learning, fun or visual interest.
This innovative school embodies a new direction in education, bringing together facilities for learning, health, arts, leisure and sport onto one site to create learning communities in line with the Every child matters agenda.
Eco-friendly design and sustainable living principles take centre-stage at the Academy of St Francis of Assisi, a joint-faith secondary school in Liverpool. Designed by Capita Percy Thomas.
Part of the Wooldale Centre for Learning, Caroline Chisholm School meets the diverse needs of learners from age 4-18, as well as those of the wider community. Designed by BDP.
The elliptical form of Shrewsbury School's auditorium and music school is well integrated into the school's mature parkland grounds. Designed by Pringle Richards Sharratt.
Kingsmead Primary School in Northwich is an exemplar of sustainable design and construction, with the building itself playing a role in teaching and learning. Designed by White Design Associates.
At Hayes School in Bromley, new elements have been added to old buildings to create a vibrant modern school complex with a strong identity. Designed by PCKO Architects.
Lambeth Academy has been carefully designed to make the most of limited space, with a central courtyard and an underground playground. Designed by Howarth Litchfield Partnership.
Buildings within Nottingham University's Jubilee Campus look out over an artificial lake, with a lakeside promenade serving as the main campus thoroughfare. Designed by Michael Hopkins & Partners.
Built on a highly restricted site, Mossbourne Community Academy in Hackney has been designed to give staff and students a sense of ownership and flexibility. Designed by Richard Rogers Partnership.
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