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Facilities & buildings

DIY: Design It Yourself

Elaine Purves explains how Rossall sixth formers tackled their study area refurbishment

A new beginning at Lockers Park

Lockers Park prep school marks the start of a new chapter in its 140-year history by opening a...

Barnard Castle opens purpose-built science lab

Prep school opens their new science facility ahead of two new classrooms which are also due to...

Rendcomb drama centre to complement green surroundings

Stepnell starts work on new performing arts centre for Rendcomb College

New Catholic girls' school to open in Golders Green

St. Anthony's School for Girls to be located in former home of Anna Pavlova

Giggleswick makes space for the future

A new science lab maximises creativity and minimises clutter at Giggleswick School

Should parents have a say in new school buildings?

Survey finds London parents want to support councils in planning expansion and new schools

Barrow Hills School to offer nursery provision

Barrow Hills will have on-site nursery places for two year-olds and above from Janary 2016

Bristol Grammar School celebrates new arts centre

New Performing Arts Centre at Bristol Grammar School tops out after staged construction

Farlington opens new junior boarding house

A new boarding house at Farlington School will provide more places for younger pupils

Ambassador for women in science opens new St Mary's centre

Dame Mary Archer unveils new Science Hub for female scientists of tomorrow

Anyone for tennis?

Planning a new sports pitch? Think ahead, says Mo Ali, and you can cater for more sports than ...

Channing School extension completes

Phase one of BGY's extension masterplan delivers redbrick buildings housing new sports facilit...

Cupboard love

The right spaces can make all the difference to pupils' education. Simon Fry rounds up the lat...

Share and share alike

John Clarke looks at how the debate on sharing facilities with the community and public benefi...

New loft-style living at Queen Margaret's

Queen Margaret's, York undertakes a complete refurbishment of Cloisters boarding house

Into the woods

New facilities at Buckswood School include woodland centre and 26-foot yacht

Newcastle girls' school gets a new look

Wates to deliver development of Newcastle High School for Girls

New St Swithun's Junior School opens its doors

Staff at St Swithun's welcomed pupils to the brand new school building which has opened its do...

Interview: the kids are alright

Mark Milling, Bursar at Lancing College, tells editor Stephanie Broad about the facilities tha...

Keston Boilers score top marks at Lancing College

New boilers improve heating system at boarding accommodation as part of Lancing College refurb...

Around the table

The Newland College classroom setup facilitates discussion and engagement, says Ben Toettcher

Stand up and be counted

Loughborough study reveals standing desks in schools could help tackle sedentary behaviour

Treading the boards

Beaudesert Park School opens new performing arts centre designed by MEB Design Ltd

Millfield Prep launches new equestrian facility

New cross-country course at Millfield will boost rider training overlooked by Glastonbury Tor

Having an eco-blast

'Reverse graffiti' at Rosemary Works School offers artwork for the community to enjoy

St Benedict's tops out

New sixth form and creative arts building for St Benedict's School will complete in September ...

Royal visit marks start of Wellington's new tennis court

Prince Edward visits Wellington College to see construction begin on new Real Tennis court

Development programme begins at Benenden

Benenden School has started construction work on its ambitious £7 million development programm...

New term, new facilities for Solihull

RLB appointed to oversee new Solihull School studios, learning support and sixth form

Down to a science

Stepnell starts work on stunning science building for Stowe School

Prep school visits new £2m facilities

Eversfield pupils don hard hats for tour of school's new sports and performing arts centre

Britain's best new buildings

RIBA National Award winners for 2015 are announced, including nine education buildings

Long-term support

It's all about history for Oakham School and Potterton Commercial

Official opening for St Swithun's

Key handover ceremony at new junior school for September intake

Innovative new learning space for Eton

Eton unveils the Tony Little Centre for Innovation and Research in Learning with learning spac...

State-of-the-art facilities

Iconic developments for Yarm School are completed with support from Santander

School opts for aerated technology

A prep school in Oxfordshire has invested in a constructed wetland fitted with forced bed aera...

Let there be light

A private preparatory school in south London has given its formerly dark and cluttered library...

Sod cut at SciTec

The next phase of the development of Oundle's science and technology campus was officially lau...