School Architecture Designs – Education Buildings

School Architecture Design, Education Building Developments, Interiors, Architect

School Architecture Designs

Major Educational Projects from around the World

Guide to School Architecture Designs

We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of School Architecture Designs.

We cover completed education buildings, new building designs and architecture competitions across the world. The focus is on contemporary Education buildings.

We have 5 pages of School Architecture selections.

School Buildings : news + key projects

School Building Developments : A-E

School Building Designs : F-K

School Architecture Designs : L-O (this page)

School Architecture : P-Z

School Architecture Designs

Key Education Architecture – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

Newlands School, London, England
Design: Wright & Wright Architects
Lilian Baylis School
photograph : James Brittain

Newlands School Building – 12 Mar 2013
This is a Special Educational Needs School, a 3175 sq m new-build Special Educational Needs (SEN) school that is specifically designed for children with Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (SEBD). Located in the London Borough of Southwark, Newlands School is one of the last projects to be built through the Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme.

Lycée René Goscinny, Alpes-Maritimes, southern France
Design: José Morales architecte
Lycée Régional René Goscinny Nice
photo : Philippe Ruault

Lycée René Goscinny – 22 Feb 2013
The project site is part of an already settled area where valleys have been deeply sculpted by water over time. The building has been designed to reflect the story of that environment and seeks to tie in with all of these interwoven rich territories. It nestles into the land by unfolding on the slope along the dry-stone walls adding a new chapter to this region’s history; one that reflects its natural background, its constraints and its identity.

Los Nogales School Buildings, Bogotá, Colombia
Design: Daniel Bonilla Arquitectos
Los Nogales School’s Classroom Bogotá Building Colombia
photo : Rodrigo Davila

Los Nogales School Buildings – added 2 Jan 2013
Los Nogales School’s Chapel, is conceived based on human life’s dualities. A pure and elemental prism represents the pureness, the essential and the harmony. The various volumes and cracks that this prism suffers represent the spiritual sense in human lives, therefore harmony’s alterations.

N. Zahles Upper Secondary School, Copenhagen, Denmark
Architect: Rørbæk og Møller Arkitekter ApS
N. Zahles Gymnasieskole Copenhagen
photo © Adam Mørk

Upper Secondary School Building – 23 Jul 2012
Rørbæk & Møller Architects have designed and project managed the extension of the N. Zahles Upper Secondary School. Over a period of more than 150 years, the N. Zahles Upper Secondary School has held a prominent position within the education of children and young adults. With the new extension positioned on the rooftop of the preservation-worthy main building, Zahles is reconfigured to meet the future with modern educational facilities.

Onze Droomschool, Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Mecanoo architecten
Dordrecht School Building
image : Mecanoo architecten

New Dutch School Building – 25 Apr 2012
The new 5,322 m² school brings together education, care and medical science. The Vlij ‘Mytyl’ school, the Blije Gaarde school and the Dordtse Buitenschool collaborate in their new premises with the care support body Gemiva-SVG Group and the Rijndam revalidation centre

Mankgaile Primary School, Limpopo, South Africa
SAOTA Architects
Mankgaile School Building
photo : SAOTA

Mankgaile Primary School – added 2 Apr 2012
Sponsored by PetroSA, this school commands the focal position in the village and replaces a very rudimentary set of dilapidated buildings. The main entrance is placed at the end of a linear spine which arranges the central public square and two open air classroom courtyards containing nine rooms on two levels.

Marquesa de Alorna School, Lisbon, Portugal
José Neves
Marquesa de Alorna School
photo : Laura Castro Caldas & Paulo Cintra

Marquesa de Alorna School – added 19 Mar 2012
The existing Marquesa de Alorna School, designed by architect José Sobral Blanco in 1956, was one of the 50 schools built in Portugal according to the type promoted by the Construction Board for Secondary and Technical Education in the 1950’s. Like many of these schools, it had two main bodies, one containing the academic and administrative areas, the other containing the gym and cafeteria.

Key Educational Architecture Developments, alphabetical:

Langley Academy, Slough, England, UK
Foster + Partners
Langley Academy
picture from Foster + Partners

Langley Academy Buildings

Michael Faraday Community School, UK
Alsop Sparch, Architects
Michael Faraday Community School
photograph : Morley von Sternberg

Michael Faraday Community School

Niddrie Mill & St Francis Schools , Scotland
Elder & Cannon
Craigmillar School
image : Keith Hunter

Craigmillar School Building, Edinburgh

Nigel Peck Centre, Melbourne, Australia
John Wardle Architects
Nigel Peck Centre
picture from architects

Melbourne School Building

Nursery School, Treviso, Italy
c+s associati
Nursery School Treviso
image from architect

Nursery School Treviso

Oldham Schools PFI project, England
Architects Co-Partnership Ltd
Oldham Schools PFI project
photo from CABE

Oldham Schools Architecture, Manchester

Oslo International School Building, Norway
Jarmund/Vigsnæs AS Arkitekter
Oslo International School
picture from architects

Oslo International School

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School Architectural Designs

Education Buildings – no images:

Minami Yamashiro Primary School, Kyoto, Japan

Richard Rogers Partnership

Newport High School, Newport, South Wales
1972
Evans & Shalev Architects

Oxford Academy School, England
HKR Architects
Oxford Academy School building

Nursery School Buildings
Tellus Nursery
picture : Åke E:son Lindman

Better School Design
Monthly Article for e-architect
El-Shaddai school
photo : Article 25

Education Building Developments

Oxford Academy School

Edinburgh School Architecture

Contemporary Interiors

St Aloysius School Glasgow

Buildings / photos for the School Architecture Design page welcome

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