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Burntwood School by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

RIBA Awards 2015: School

18-Jun-2015 | By Helen Dorfman

Burntwood School principal Helen Dorfman tells of how they discovered that Allford Hall Monaghan Morris shared their vision for award-winning architecture

Regents Park School Walters and Cohen

Regent High School by Walters & Cohen


[#GREATSCHOOLS] Walters & Cohen’s Regent High School is a co-educational secondary school on a tight urban site in Somers Town in the London Borough of Camden

Graveney 6th Form

Graveney 6th Form by Urban Projects Bureau


[#GREATSCHOOLS] This new sixth form centre is one of a number of schemes by Urban Projects Bureau at Graveney School in south-west London

Goats Lee Primary School

Goat Lees Primary by Pellings


[#GREATSCHOOLS] Goat Lees Primary School was developed to address the needs of a growing population in Kennington, Ashford, Kent

UTC Cambridge

UTC Cambridge by Hawkins\Brown


[#GREATSCHOOLS] Hawkins\Brown’s UTC Cambridge required an innovative building to reflect its specialism in biomedical and environment science

schools essay

Essay: No future

2-Apr-2015 | By Nick Mirchandani, Sharon Wright

[#GREATSCHOOLS] Architect Nick Mirchandani and educationalist Dr Sharon Wright present a provocative essay on the flawed Priority Schools Building Programme

Bux house in Preston by Stephenson:ISA

Stephenson:ISA wins go-ahead for £8m country house

1-Apr-2015 | By

Roger Stephenson’s practice has won planning permission for this £8million private home on the outskirts of Preston

Sandal Magna Community Academy

School of hard knocks

13-Mar-2015 | By Mark Dudek

A new generation of austerity-era school buildings are set to fail because design has been squeezed out


St John Bosco Arts College by BDP

13-Mar-2015 | By Owen Pritchard

BDP’s St John Bosco Arts College is not a pretty building but it is quite remarkable, writes Owen Pritchard


Sacred Heart Catholic School by Cottrell & Vermeulen

10-Nov-2014 | By Ellis Woodman

Spared the constraint of having to build alongside a working school, Cottrell & Vermeulen was able to completely remodel thesite plan of Camberwell’s Sacred Heart Catholic School, writes Ellis Woodman. Photography by Anthony Coleman


Bond Bryan's school conversion of Alsop's The Public

7-Nov-2014 | By Owen Pritchard

Take a failed £72?million ‘quirky unorthodox art centre’ by Will Alsop. Shut it down after four years. Hire Bond Bryan to convert it into a school


RIBA Awards winners 2014: Schools

19-Jun-2014 | By Yeoryia Manolopoulou

RIBA Awards have been handed to four schools - a building type that symbolises our highest valuess says Yeoryia Manolopoulou


Kingswood School by Mitchell Taylor Workshop

14-Mar-2014 | By Simon Gould

Class of 2014: Kingswood School humanities building, Bath by Mitchell Taylor Workshop


Enterprise South Liverpool Academy by BDP

14-Mar-2014 | By Sue Emms

Class of 2014: Enterprise South Liverpool Academy, Liverpool by BDP


Port Glasgow Community Campus by Archial NORR

14-Mar-2014 | By Kevin Cooper

Class of 2014: Port Glasgow Community Campus, Port Glasgow, Inverclyde, by Archial NORR


Burntwood School by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

14-Mar-2014 | By Paul Monaghan

Class 2014: Burntwood School, Wandsworth, London by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris


Chobham Academy by AHMM

29-Nov-2013 | By

AHMM has applied its trademark futureproofing to this school, located at the heart of the former Olympic Village, writes Rory Olcayto. Photography by Tim Soar


Stephen Lawrence Prize shortlist: Montpelier Nursery by AY Architects


AY Architects has been named among the finalists for this year’s Stephen Lawrence Prize


Attention to details: The Hayes Primary School by Hayhurst and Co

2-Sep-2013 | By

Hayhurst and Co’s Croydon expansion makes the case for fresh approaches to school design, says Felix Mara. Photography by Kilian O’Sullivan


The thinking man’s BSF

29-Aug-2013 | By

AOC’s south London school extension demonstrates the power of teamwork, integrity and above all, thoughtfulness, writes Rory Olcayto. Photography by Timothy Soar

#Great Schools round table

Making the case for #greatschools


An opportunity exists for an architect-led lobbying effort to promote good design, delivered at low cost, an expert roundtable concluded

St Paul\'s Drama Centre and Samuel Pepys Theatre by Nicholas Hare Architects

Nicholas Hare unveils £3.65m school theatre

9-Jul-2015 | By

Nicholas Hare Architects has completed this new theatre at St Paul’s School in Barnes

Stebon Primary School by Rivington Street Studios

Rivington Street Studio completes Passivhaus School

30-Jun-2015 | By

Rivington Street Studio has completed London’s first Passivhaus school

Hawkins\Brown Freemens School

Hawkins\Brown completes Surrey boarding school revamp

22-Apr-2015 | By

Hawkins\Brown has completed the overhaul of The City of London Freemen’s School in Ashtead, Surrey

Cottrell and Vermeulen Bellenden School

Cottrell and Vermeulen wins planning for new school

21-Apr-2015 | By

Cottrell and Vermeulen has won planning for this new-build school and nursery in Peckham Rye, London

Bux house in Preston by Stephenson:ISA

Stephenson:ISA wins go-ahead for £8m country house

1-Apr-2015 | By

Roger Stephenson’s practice has won planning permission for this £8million private home on the outskirts of Preston

Hopkins\' The Tom Wheare Music School at Bryanston

Hopkins completes another Bryanston School building

2-Mar-2015 | By

Hopkins has released new photos of its third scheme for Bryanston School in Dorset - the recently completed Tom Wheare Music School

Bell Phillips Skinners School

Bell Phillips bags go-ahead for £3.75m school extension

11-Dec-2014 | By Colin Marrs

Bell Phillips Architects has won planning permission for an extension to a Victorian secondary school in Kent


John McCall unwraps £2.2m Welsh youth enterprise centre

26-Nov-2014 | By

Liverpool-based John McCall Architects has completed this youth enterprise and education hub in Denbigh, north Wales

Hawkins\Brown UTC Cambridge

Hawkins\Brown completes 'unapologetic' cor-ten clad college

14-Nov-2014 | By

Hawkins\Brown has completed this £9 million technical college in Cambridge


Scott Brownrigg completes £10m college refurb

6-Nov-2014 | By

Scott Brownrigg has completed a ‘hub’ building and renovated three teaching blocks at North Hertfordshire College in Hitchin

Jestico + Whiles

Jestico + Whiles completes £1.4m school extension

4-Nov-2014 | By

Jestico + Whiles has completed this sixth form centre at Stoke Newington School in London


BDP unveils baseline-busting Liverpool arts college

8-Oct-2014 | By Jim Dunton

[FIRST LOOK + PROJECT DATA] BDP has completed this 1,100 pupil school in Liverpool - built for £70/m2 less than the government’s current schools target

Bell Phillips Skinners School

Bell Phillips reveals £3.75m school extension

6-Oct-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Bell Phillips Architects has submitted these plans for a new arts and literature building at Skinners’ School in Tunbridge Wells

Buckley Gray Yeoman

Buckley Gray Yeoman completes East London school addition

23-Sep-2014 | By

Buckley Gray Yeoman has completed a new 600m² building for Forest School in Walthamstow, London


ADP extends listed school chapel

15-Sep-2014 | By

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] ADP has added an extension to this grade II-listed school chapel in Leatherhead, Surrey