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School building design and maintenance

Information about school building design and maintenance.

School building design and maintenance

  1. Acoustics, lighting and ventilation in schools

    • Guidance
  2. SEND and alternative provision: area guidelines

    • Guidance
  3. Fire safety in new and existing school buildings

    • Guidance
  4. Mainstream schools: area guidelines

    • Guidance
  5. Maintained schools: standards for school premises

    • Transparency data
  6. Primary and secondary school design

    • Guidance
  7. School grounds and outdoor space

    • Guidance

School baseline designs

In this section you will find information on baseline designs for schools. These demonstrate good practice that can be achieved within the set cost and area allowances. The details of the baseline designs are set out, together with associated drawings and technical analyses.

  1. Baseline designs for schools: guidance

    • Guidance
  2. Baseline design: 105 place primary school with a 26 place nursery

    • Guidance
  3. Baseline design: 180 place primary school with a 26 place nursery

    • Guidance
  4. Baseline design: 210 place primary school with a 26 place nursery

    • Guidance
  5. Baseline design: 240 place primary school with a 26 place nursery

    • Guidance
  6. Baseline design: 420 place primary school with 26 place nursery

    • Guidance
  7. Baseline designs: 600 place secondary school

    • Guidance
  8. Baseline designs: 630 place primary school

    • Guidance
  9. Baseline designs: 1,120 place secondary school

    • Guidance
  10. Baseline designs: 1,200 place secondary (practical specialism)

    • Guidance
  11. Baseline designs: 1,200 place secondary (academic specialism)

    • Guidance
  12. Baseline design: finger-block 1,200 place secondary school

    • Guidance
  13. Baseline designs: 1,200 place secondary (music and sports)

    • Guidance
  14. Baseline design: superblock 1,200 place secondary school

    • Guidance
  15. Baseline design: 1,850 place secondary school

    • Guidance