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Facilities & buildings

London's Ark

Prater delivers exemplary building envelope for Grade II-listed 1950s school refurb

New free school under construction in Reading

Maiden Erlegh School will provide up to 900 places and generate at least 20% of energy through...

Six ways outdoor classrooms can benefit learning

Study and play outside, come rain or shine - an outdoor classroom has all-round benefits, says...

New university-governed free school for Canterbury

Canterbury Christ Church University to apply to open a new secondary school with university tr...

Water market reform to save costs and waste

Experts advise water market reform is the ideal opportunity for independent schools and academ...

Pre-designed schools to ease shortage of places

Sunesis vows to tackle the mounting school places shortage with innovative building design mod...

Design award for Sussex UTC

UTC@harbourside wins Sussex Heritage Trust award for design quality

UK's largest off-site free school project completes

Topping out ceremony to celebrate construction milestone for £44 million school campus

Latest £40m PSBP schools batch from maber

Maber, a top 100 UK architectural practice, has been busy delivering a £40 million schools bat...

Green light for new Gloucestershire UTC

Stroud District Council approves proposals for SGS Berkeley Green UTC building, to open in 201...

Ten UTCS to open this September

University-sponsored technical colleges open across the UK, including first for the North East...

New girls' free school underway in London

Construction of a new state-of-the-art campus for award winning Eden Girl's School underway

A space to meet and learn

Woods Hardwick designs new primary academy and community hall, Lace Hill

Refurbished Ark Putney unveiled

Architects Hawkins\Brown reveal new build for listed Ark Putney Academy, former Elliott School...

Sod cut at South Shore

South Shore Academy has bright future as Morgan Sindall breaks ground on £13 million project

Multi-million campus for King's Leadership Academy

Conlon Construction completes biggest school scheme yet at Warrington academy

New free school built offsite for over 500 pupils

Portakabin Group completes sixth project for Barking and Dagenham

School's building blocks for the future

New Bournemouth school is UK's first Earth Charter school

Room to grow

Case study: Hurstmere School creates much-needed space thanks to Canopies UK

Nearly half of teachers unsure of pupil safety in science

Innova Design Solutions research into the state of school science labs strengthens the case fo...

New sports and teaching facilities for Southampton academy

Freemantle C of E Community Academy extension completed

New building for Essex free school

Ongar Academy in Chipping Ongar receives green light from planning authorities for new buildin...

On the surface

Bradleys Surfacing Systems offer their tips for sports facilities

Building school environments for the future

With rapid expansion and limited space top concerns for schools, John Mayes explores the press...

Summer holiday security advice

When school ceases for the summer, security diligence should not, says Dr Steffan George from ...

A fresh start

The Grangefield Academy enjoys new chapter with new principal and building

Building work starts at St Margaret's

Work starts at St Margaret's Academy to deliver new state of the art facilities in time for th...

Tottenham Hotspur and Highgate to open free school

Highgate School and Spurs partner on a new sixth-form school to open in 2017

Dangerous, dilapidated and poorly built?

RIBA report emphasises the importance of well-designed school buildings on young people's well...

Multiple award nods for The Red House

Plymouth School of Creative Arts shortlisted for international architectural award

Cedars Academy celebrates opening of new building

Newly-formed Cedars Academy opening attended by local authority, MAT and architects GSSArchite...

European backing for new Yorkshire schools

EIB provides £56m funding for seven new schools in Yorkshire

Wigston Academy begins campus redevelopment

Three schools in Wigston to form new campus, developed by GSSArchitecture

Fairfield High marks ten years in state-of-the-art building

Bristol academy that counts Cary Grant amongst former pupils is celebrating a decade in its ic...

Connected at every level

Penoyre & Prasad's three-storey Ark Brunel Academy building links the floors vertically as wel...

Getting to grips with carbon monoxide guidelines

New guidance around carbon monoxide exposure in kitchens has important implications for school...

Temple Learning Academy building underway

ISG commences project to turn disused leisure centre into 1,000-pupil free school

Inspiring innovation in the built environment

Chris Lavin discusses the building services requirements of West Midlands Construction UTC, wh...

Hilton Primary Academy to open pre-school

Celebrations all round at Blakelaw as pre-school launched in community centre

Work experience and top facilities at new studio school

IKB studio school students are taking learning to a whole new level in their brand new buildin...