School buildings and land

How to develop school land sustainably. Design and maintenance, transactions and guidelines, standards for school premises.

Guidance and regulation

  1. Asbestos management in schools
  2. Mainstream schools: area guidelines
  3. Standards for school premises
  1. BB93: acoustic design of schools - performance standards

    • Guidance
    • Closed organisation: Education Funding Agency
  2. School land and property: protection, transfer and disposal

    • Detailed guide
    • Closed organisation: Education Funding Agency
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News and communications

  1. Funding boost to improve and expand school buildings

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  2. Education Secretary revisits her former secondary school

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  3. Back to school for thousands of pupils as new free schools open

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  4. Partnership is key to creating more good school places

    • Department for Education
    • News story
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Policy and engagement

  1. Ventilation, thermal comfort and indoor air quality in schools
  2. Asbestos management in schools: DfE policy review
  1. School lights up efficiency savings with capital investment

    • Closed organisation: Education Funding Agency
    • Case study
  2. 2010 to 2015 government policy: school building and maintenance

    • Department for Education
    • Policy paper
  3. Asbestos in schools: policy review

    • Department for Education
    • Policy paper
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Transparency

  1. School land: decisions about disposals

    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • Transparency
  2. Lealands High School

    • Office of the Schools Adjudicator
    • Decision
  3. The Nobel School

    • Office of the Schools Adjudicator
    • Decision
  4. Sacred Heart Catholic High School

    • Office of the Schools Adjudicator
    • Decision
  5. Secondary school preferences by school type: 2016

    • Department for Education
    • Transparency
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